Six weeks later : a flashback to the ankle fusion

This post was written just over two years ago, on 12 February 2016, six weeks after my ankle fusion.

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Employable Me and the need to be seen

I knew before I even started watching Employable Me on BBC2 last night that I would be in tears by the end. I found Andy’s story in particular, painfully close to home. Andy’s desperate need…

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The Big Reveal : A flashback to the ankle fusion

This post was written on 22 January 2016. I had gone in to have my plaster cast removed from my leg, two weeks after my ankle fusion. Wearing a cast is not something I get used…

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Four years earlier…

It was October 9th, 2013, four years ago today, when my life was changed. The anniversary remains emotional for me, regardless of the passage of time. My Facebook posts from each subsequent year on this…

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Into the deep (part two)

“It’s my nose.”, I cried plaintively, “It’s too big!”. I was standing in the baby pool with my children’s swimming teacher, whilst she regarded with me with the mix of patient resignation and mild frustration…

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