Cancer: The End Of Radiotherapy

And a short descent into hell ...

I've been quiet for the past few weeks. I've never felt so ill after my radiotherapy treatment. My specialist said ''we don't call it radiation poisoning'' but yeah, that's what I had ...

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Cancer: Radiotherapy Is Getting Tough

Of cardboard and razorblades ...

What happens when your tastebuds stop working? Everything tastes like cardboard! Add in a palette of razorblades and you find yourself in a situation where you don't actually want to eat ...

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Steve Jobs: Here's To The Crazy Ones

How often do you 'think different'?

For as long as my career has lasted, I've been a Microsoft girl. Apple were always the enemy in my Windows based world. Then Steve Jobs started creating magical and revolutionary iThings ...

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Cancer: Radiotherapy Is Underway

One week down, five more to go ...

After three rounds of Chemotherapy I was eager to get Radiotherapy underway. I've now finished my first week of treatment at Northampton General Hospital. It's been a tiring week...

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Fear: False Evidence Appearing Real

What's holding you back today?

We've all felt it. Fear of failure, fear of rejection, fear of death. It stops us from doing things. Sometimes, fear is useful when it keeps us out of danger, but mostly it's a throwback ...

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Cancer: Half Way Through Treatment

And still on for an all clear by Christmas ...

Let's face it, Chemotherapy is tough. Filling your body full of toxic chemicals in the belief that it'll do you good? That's a bit of a paradox when you think of it. I've had 3 goes at it now ...

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Simple Submodality Changes Using NLP

Calming that emotional storm ...

When things go horribly wrong in our lives, it's easy to see these events flashing before our eyes. They keep appearing over and over. It's not just the memory, it's the emotion too ...

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Cancer: A Very Busy Week Ahead

The plan is coming together ...

I had a meeting with my Radiotherapy specialist last week. He was a scientist type and knew exactly how he wants to treat me during the 30-days of Radiotherapy. He's not taking any chances ...

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Boost Your Productivity With 'No Time'

Switching off your internal chronometer ...

Our lives are ruled by clocks. We have to get up, we have to be in the office, we go have lunch, then back to work for the afternoon. Tick, tick, tick and your life drifts away ...

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Cancer: Chemotherapy Cycle 2 Was Far Easier

Listening to my body was key ...

Last time I posted, I mentioned that if you were reading my blog post during that Monday then I'd be plugged into Chemotherapy. The day itself went pretty well and I got a good night's sleep ...

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Cancer: Yes, Some Days Can Be Awesome

The calm before the storm ...

If you're reading this from about 9:30am on Monday, I'll be sitting in the Chemo room at Northampton Oncology plugged into large amounts of toxic chemicals via my PICC line ...

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Cancer: The Ups And Downs Of Chemotherapy

And it's nearly time for round two ...

I'd read all the pamphlets the Oncology team had given me but I was still unsure of what was going to happen. They plugged into my PICC line and spent the day filling me with various fluids ...

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