It still amazes me that less than two weeks ago surgeons had made a hole in my head and were rooting around behind my eye, manipulating nerves and muscle and bone in order to cut out a thick tumour the size of a grape. After 5 years of constant and increasing problems, 5 years spent … Continue reading Goodbye green eye.
Well, this is it. The last blog post before surgery. In a few days from now, bright and early on Wednesday morning, I'll be asked to think about nice things as I drift off to sleep, and when I wake, I've absolutely no idea what kind of world I'll be in. One of change, no … Continue reading Just a few short hours.
Well, Christmas is nearly hear and New Year is just over a week away, so it's that time of year when we start to read all the top 'this' and top 'that' lists as well as looking back and discussing all our personal favourite things that happened over the year. I was thinking, why not … Continue reading The Best of 2018.
So I wasn't joking with the title. I've drawn a bit of a blank this week. It seems a strange combination of excitement and apprehension has come together to form some kind of void within my mind, seemingly cancelling out my entire thought process. I tend to write in a pretty free-flowing manner, putting … Continue reading Nothing to see here. …No, really.
It's Christmas time! A time of happiness, festivities, and music. ...well, it's always time for music.. and happiness, but perhaps more so during Christmas! Anyway, let's talk tunes. So a few months ago I made the mistake of listening to the radio one afternoon, and a specific track was introduced as 'saying something about … Continue reading Music breaths life, so here’s a breath of fresh air.
Have you noticed how difficult it is in recent times to attempt debate and discussion without it devolving into political rantings? I have. And when the credibility and importance of an entire subject is being undermined by ignorant political bias, that's when you start to feel like something needs to be said. Early last … Continue reading Tainting the integrity of knowledge.
You ever tried to describe something limitless? Something without boundaries? You'd think, given the difficulty in doing so, a guy would shy away from using such an expression. But when this tumour-related pain occurs in my head, limitless is all I can think of. It's a pain that's seemingly endless, without edges or borders of … Continue reading When worries no longer worry.