Going to the doctor is my job now. I’ve chosen one that bulk bills and is next door to a craft shop and an ALDI. I find going to the doctor very…
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Melbourne: Lockdown 2, Curfew 1 I wandered out of the house at 7.30. It was misty and freezing. 1 degree. Pressing the wire that ran across the top of…
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The pretty tangle outside my bedroom window … I’ve been sick, on and off, for years. If you’ve been reading my work for a while, you will likely know…
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Okay. It’s been a little minute, but here I am. Since I last wrote the days have been a bit hard, I will admit, and I have been swimming very close to…
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Hey everyone. So my asthma is a bit chronic at the moment and I can’t walk. Darn. With this in mind I thought I would share a chapter from the memoir I…
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Are there new ways to talk about being unwell? Perhaps there are. I hope there are. I was thinking about how being sick helps you to think more about…
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Hello! It’s a wet old morning here in Melbourne, so rather than walking I am sitting at my kitchen table with sleeping pup at my feet. The telly is on…
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{ Subscribe for FREE, or for $5 a month or for $40 a year. Do whatever is best for you! Cancel any time. Any support is so helpful to me!! } Yesterday I…
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It’s poured and poured over the last two days in Melbourne, but today it was just a drizzle when I woke up in the half-light, so I scrambled into my…
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Today I tucked my glasses into my pocket and walked without them. It was quite nice, to be honest. Like putting a woozy Instagram filter on the world…
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Three years ago my depression dove deep beneath the familiar choppy waves I had been pushing and pulling against for more than a decade and showed me a…
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