Tag Archives: chemotherapy

First, catch your..? #cancer

“… knowing you are going to die makes clearing out the cupboards so much easier!” The sound of choked laughter came through the phone. “You should write that,” said my friend, once his calm was once more regained. The sentiment … Continue reading

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Shadow boxing…

So, today, all last-minute test results being well, I start a combined chemotherapy and immunotherapy regime. I cannot say that it is something I am looking forward to starting exactly, but as the alternative is to sit here and wither … Continue reading

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Update #cancer

With profound thanks to all those who ‘came with me’ yesterday to the oncology appointment. It doesn’t look great in there. Palliative care will begin with chemotherapy next week, in the hopes of shrinking the tumour and allowing me a … Continue reading

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One night only

Well, I made a right hash of that. I was going to post something… then wasn’t… then thought I ought… then knew how private it was… then remembered what I’d told others. Maybe being honest might help someone else going … Continue reading

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A bit more than a break ?

The Daily Echo has not, you will have noticed, been running at full speed for the past couple of weeks. In fact, few things have been running as normal. Me least of all. About the best I can do is … Continue reading

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