Category Archives: Personal

Caffeine and Codeine

The following is my experience of the modern-day NHS. Before however I would like to acknowledge there are some really good people working within the system but are heavily constrained or scared to make the necessary changes within. As a patient, it is easy to see the NHS being systematically destroyed by poor management, and execs who are so far removed from the patient experience/journey their decision making is questionable… Continue reading

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Happy Wedding Anniversary Janice

Today would have been our 12th Wedding Anniversary together, every day just seems to get harder without you being here.  There is so much I want to say, stuff I have to say, and yet I still don’t know where … Continue reading

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Hello, How are you? Part 1…

It’s been 16 weeks or 112 days or 2,688 hours since losing my loving, gorgeous, caring, and witty wife. How have I been during that time? Total shock, denial, loss, emptiness, apathy towards life and devastation just doesn’t seem enough to describe how I am feeling. Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Thank You Friends and Family

As many know, this year has been both stressful and devastating with the recent passing of my Wife at the start of December this year.  As I sit on my own with a glass of wine and slice of pizza … Continue reading

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In Loving Memory of my Wife

It is with deep sadness my best friend and wife passed away peacefully having bravely fought a ferocious, extremely aggressive and rare form of Cancer. At the time of her diagnosis, I stupidly asked “Why you?”, she looked at me lovingly and calmly … Continue reading

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Amazing Sense of Architectural Humour

Who here has watched the fantastic Cold War Drama  Deutschland ’83? You can catch up on the  series here :- http://www.channel4.com/programmes/deutschland-83 There’s a scene in Episode 6 where Stamm is on the train and you catch a glimpse of German architecture … Continue reading

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Funniest Birthday Card…

Knowing my love of all things Apple and an impending birthday, a friend sent me what I think is the funniest birthday card to date.  #WellPlayed 🙂

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