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No Adjective Thursday

Seven o’clock this morning consciousness sidled up to me and whispered something in my ear. Nothing profound, nothing saucy, just one word. More of a sound, really. “Ow!” it said, for yesterday had been a physio day and consciousness didn’t … Continue reading

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That’s The Very Piano Napoleon Played At Waterloo

You, bloody farmer, making me get up an hour earlier than I want to so you can plough your fields and scatter. If that were a phrase used euphemistically I think I’d be ok with it but you really plough … Continue reading

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Ouch And Ow

Physio, oh physio, oh have you done physio? Physio the bronchia killer! If there is a piece of me that doesn’t hurt it is because it has fallen asleep from exhaustion and will let me know quite how much it … Continue reading

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Like Dreamers Do

Last night’s dreams indirectly involved some of my former university tutors. I cannot recall many details of the events of the dream but their faces stand out in my memory and it only serves to add to the sense of … Continue reading

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Choo Choo*

Cake. Cake cake cake. Cake cake cake cake cake. Cake. This is all my mind contains today. It’s also some of what my intestines contain. Not all, that would be greedy. I ate some humble pie and a raisin as … Continue reading

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Bone Kicker

Bone-kicking tired. Not tired of kicking bones, that would be nonsensical; tired to the bones to such a degree that it feels like I’ve spent the last twenty-four hours taking them out one by one and allowed passers-by to kick … Continue reading

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Gibber Ish

Good job my soul likes me today as my entire physical being wants to throw me off a cliff. And oops oh dear and crikey, I’ve got physio later. Should be interesting.  By which I mean it should involve intense … Continue reading

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