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The Dreaded Mammogram Call-back

Four years post-cancer, I was beginning to take my annual mammograms for granted. Go in, get the pictures taken, get a letter a week later saying all is well. 625 more words



Afterwards, when there’s nothing of him left:
Just a bag of bones in compounded clay,
He asks that we not mourn, or moan bereft;
As if scripted tight to a tragic play. 219 more words



Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton is beautifully written, thought provoking & a cracking thriller too. Be warned you will stay up late to devour this book. Brilliant second novel from the author. 8 more words



On and off I will be tying in some material from my past journal entries. I love that back and forth movement in books, that sense of time and timelessness. 227 more words


Let's try a competition!

I’ve bit the bullet and posted a free give-a-way of my book on my Facebook page. I’m interested to see how many people respond. As Facebook gives you all kinds of stats on the page, it will be interesting to see what happens! 6 more words


Hardy, Thomas - Afterwards

When the Present has latched its postern behind my tremulous stay,
And the May month flaps its glad green leaves like wings,
Delicate-filmed as new-spun silk, will the neighbours say, 192 more words

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