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No more Monday blues

As part of my exit interview I had to fill in a questionnaire. One of the questions asked my reasons for leaving the job.

My top reason was “to stay at home” (closely followed by health reasons and lack of job satisfaction) which seemed to baffle my HR manager. 245 more words

And so it returns

Things are going downhill rapidly.

For whatever reason my GP surgery decided to only issue one of my drugs when I put in a request for repeats. 249 more words


I replenished my vomit bowl stock the other day and it got me thinking about how I coped before I started acquiring these and all the things I’ve been sick in before thanks to this mystery illness. 214 more words


I quit.

I can’t pretend it’s ok to feel like this all the time.

I’m going to go to the doctors on Weds morning (it’s the only morning I’ll be able to get in) and see if I can get assessed for some kind of benefits. 44 more words

*insert witty title here*

I honestly don’t know how I got through this afternoon.

I’m in so much pain that I keep forgetting to breathe and my brain won’t function properly. 151 more words

Add another thing to my list 

Apart from the light headed, dizzy spells returning, I’ve also had the delight of my left hand playing up this week.

It only happens when I’m doing certain things, like doing up my bra or buttoning my trousers. 194 more words

The elephant in the room 

This post has taken forever to put down.

Much like most emails regarding money, I have avoided like the plague.

For actual months I ignored the warning emails from the… 549 more words