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On a Runaround

I shouldn’t have been working today, but life and the trials and tribulations of staffing issues demanded otherwise. This has led to a somewhat rushed day of bouncing from GP appointment to library opening to lunch cover to blood tests … Continue reading

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A Long Week

This has been a bit of stressful week, all told, as we’ve continued to try and work out what has been making Lady M so unwell. As journeys go, it has been a mixture of fear, worry and boredom in … Continue reading

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Short Story: Just Waiting

When you’re experiencing the peculiar blend of worry and boredom that attends an emergency waiting room, the strangest things start to attract your eye. I don’t know if it’s a search for stimulation, or paying more attention, but patterns and … Continue reading

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A Long Day

I had such plans for today – mostly being at work and dealing with things like appraisals in between customers. Then, before we opened the doors to the public, I got a message saying my GP needed me to take … Continue reading

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A Week Of Woe

The last week has, frankly, been awful – which is why I’ve not been updating recently. Instead we’ve been mostly on the road and living on caffeine and bloody-mindedness. Lady M’s father had been rushed into hospital after a fall, … Continue reading

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Round The Houses

The last forty eight hours have been a gloriously chaotic experience that has seen me cruising motorways to the sound of Orbital; sitting in a Children’s Library voting on the 2016 Carnegie and Greenaway Awards; and arguing politely with doctors … Continue reading

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Not Dead Yet

I’ve had a rollercoaster of a week. In the early hours of Tuesday morning I woke up with excruciating pain all through my lower abdomen. It was bad enough that t’other half took no nonsense and dragged me straight to … Continue reading

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