CFS/ME & Fibro · Otherwise Life

Chronic Illness and My Cancer Diagnosis

Well, life’s a funny old thing. One minute you’re coping with life with chronic illness (or in my case illnesses, plural), the next you find out you have cancer. Yes, seriously. I wish I could laugh about it, but finding out that the lump in my breast was a tumour, and that I actually had… Continue reading Chronic Illness and My Cancer Diagnosis

A Little Bit of History

Maybe That’s Why I Like Falafels

I have had an interesting development for looking at my family tree that gives a new slant on my ancestry. Before I elaborate, I will just say that I’m a common or garden person with a common or garden family tree; containing a few modestly ambitious people and a couple of jailbirds. So what’s the… Continue reading Maybe That’s Why I Like Falafels