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Blood brother

I had two half brothers – the children of my mother and her first husband, Len.

Apparently, Mum had been deeply in love and extraordinarily happy with Len. 499 more words

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© Miles Pilling

Shot on an Olympus OMD EM1, 12-40mm f2.8 pro lens @ 26mm, iso 200, 1/1000, f7

Click on the drop down menu (top right of the page) for links to my “about” story and for many more pictures. 100 more words

Street Photography

3 years on - gone, but absolutely not forgotten

3 years ago today, my Dad died. He died, as most people reading this will probably already know, from Motor Neurone Disease, a progressive disease that attacks the motor neurones, or nerves, in the brain and spinal cord. 532 more words

The Beginning

I had already been trying to go to the gym more and get into shape so when Sarah got the ball rolling and we all registered for the Cardiff Half, I didn’t feel TOO panicked. 591 more words



So, that’s the first post out the way.
Feels quite good to actually put words down about all this. I’m hoping that by keeping this blog, it will help me get through the hard times and eventually, to look back at the good times. 103 more words


So, it's been over 3 weeks...

Friday, 4th March, 2016. That’s the day everything changed. Up until then we knew something was not quite right, but we never knew what. We had our suspicions, but we tried in vain to hope for the best. 370 more words