Being public about my dance with cancer can have low moments. It’s depressing to be misconstrued, and sometimes it’s hard to be supportive of others without getting sucked in to grief and difficulties that I can’t help with.
But these things are nothing compared to the positive messages and stories that come my way. It’s one [...]
Well, friends, it was all good. I got a big tick in the box from Dr. Handsome, for it was he. (Not that box, although I was glad I was wearing my lovely lace knickers as he checked my stomach and pelvis. I am increasingly coming round to the view that the chaperones are there [...]
On Friday I posted this picture on Twitter.
It caused great excitement amongst the dancers-with-cancer and their supporters. (For the uninitiated, I was having highlights put in my hair, even if it does look like brain-radiotherapy.)
Losing hair is such a visible sign of illness; having it return therefore feels like proof of wellness.
And, as I discovered [...]