We have houseguests staying with us this week, which naturally reminded me of the time my girlfriend’s parents came to dinner.
Let me ‘splain.
As part of her new business, my wife is hosting a retreat for some of her colleagues. 779 more words
Last year I was diagnosed with radiation damage to my bowel. This was from radiotherapy that I had 29 years earlier, in 1987. The diagnoses came after two emergency admissions to hospital, two X-rays, two CT scans, a failed attempt at a colonoscopy (they couldn’t get the camera in, not even a paediatric one) and, finally, an MRI. 874 more words