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Most difficult part of all

Yesterday we visited the XP clinic in London which can be found within St Thomas’s hospital, I think the best way to sum up my feelings of our visit is through the words of the late and great Freddie Mercury, 508 more words

Xeroderma Pigmentosum

Night Crawlers


I used to be a Night Crawler:
one of those people
on foot
in the dark,
going somewhere.

Now, I nearly run them down, 669 more words

One Righteous Poet

Living on my own: The stress of the back bedroom

The back bedroom in my flat has fast become the utter nightmare of the abode. It’s now a room where I only go if I have to. 882 more words

Gemma's Blog

My First Meal in My Home

Cooking in Morocco

After living with two host families for four months and not cooking for myself ( I know, pity that someone cooks for you every day), or having any control of what I eat,  I was so excited to finally do something by/for myself, especially something I have always thoroughly enjoyed. 634 more words

First Six Months


You’ve probably been hearing it for weeks now – 2016 was the worst year in history. Not that we humans like to exaggerate much.
Given the political climate, most point to the election as the troublemaker. 223 more words

Living Life

#2 Live Alone

…and relish the independence.

Honestly wasn’t sure if I would ever cross this one off of my bucket list. Between student loans and the impossibility of finding a decent paying job, living on my own felt like a pipe dream. 213 more words