Dear Cigarette

I know you like to convince me that you are my best friend. That you are there both before and after each life…

Songs

A year or so, we had two funerals in as many months. My aunt on Dads side of the family passed away after…

MRI Friday

Its now Friday afternoon. Since my last post I’ve spent most of the time in hospital, waiting for various results. Last night I…

Giving up may make you ill

Not really, but it is starting to feel that way. I am writing this from a hospital bed after being admitted last night.…

T+15 hours

So it’s 15 hours since my last cigarette. I’m here writing this, in order to let another craving pass me by, which seems…

Stop Smoking!

Grrrrrr. I am told by my wife that I am a grumpy bastard in the morning. Even the kids agree. Hell, even the…

Prepaid Prescription Card

This was a revelation to me, I have to spoke to a number of people since learning of it and noone else had…

Second visit – day 2

Day two was never going to be as simple as day one. The instructions were to have nothing to eat or drink after midnight…

Second visit – day 1

Having passed the initial blood tests – apparently we needed six positives and one specific negative – another set of tests were scheduled…