Monthly Archives: January 2013

9. Dive Deeply into the Miracle of Life

Dive deeply into the miracle of life and let the tips of your wings be burnt by the flame, let your feet be lacerated by the thorns, let your heart be stirred by human emotion, and let your soul be … Continue reading

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8. Magic Roundabout

I feel duty bound to let you know how things are today, lest you think that so far this has all been exciting hospital visits filled with side-splitting encounters with Dot and the WRVS lady. Make no mistake, today is … Continue reading

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7. Margaret and Lyn’s Big Day Out

There is more to life¬†than increasing its speed Mahatma Gandhi Yesterday turned into quite a tiring day – possibly the most so far – so I sloped off to bed at a ridiculously early 9.00, ¬†abandoning all thoughts of trying … Continue reading

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6. Life at Home

First this from the Sufi poet Kabir: The way of love is not A subtle argument. The door there is devastation. Birds make great sky-circles of their freedom. How do they learn it? They fall, and falling, They’re given wings. … Continue reading

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5. Getting Started

It has been a long and frustrating week in some ways, seemingly dogged by delays (medical) and technical difficulties. But we are finally at Friday and I had my first chemotherapy treatment yesterday. It lasted from 12 noon until 1a.m. … Continue reading

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4. Settling In

With the trauma of my trip to Southampton and Portsmouth rapidly becoming a distant memory I am now writing from my hospital bed; yes, I made it! I never thought I would actually be anxious to get admitted to a … Continue reading

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3. Just a quickie

I love all your comments and I am so pleased you are enjoying my musings. I am having problems getting the wi-fi sorted out here. Apparently I need a dongle. Is it just me or is that word a bit … Continue reading

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