As you can imagine, my return to the Ruth Myles Unit was accompanied by an enormous sense of déjà-vu, having previously made the ward my home for the best part of 13 months between October 2005 and January 2007. This is reinforced by a number of familiar faces on the staff: SuperLee, Nelly and Banoo … Continue reading Now and then (part 1)
Vi devo chiedere scusa -- ieri ho scritto un messaggio interamente in inglese per spiegare la storia del mio ritorno in ospedale, e solo ora sto aggiugendo l'equivalente in italiano! Sfortunatamente scrivo piu' lentamente in italiano. Allora... Cos'e' successo? Inizialmente, in 2005 sono stato diagnosticato con la leucemia acuta linfoblastica (acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, ALL); ho … Continue reading Cosa sta succedendo?
My first post was a bit abrupt and didn't really explain very much, and having forgotten that I'd linked the blog to Facebook, I realise it will have left lots of people wondering what's going on. Much as I might love to cultivate an air of mystery, this probably isn't the time or place, so... … Continue reading What’s going on? Leukaemia? Eh?
Five and a half years (ish) since the end of my treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, I'm back in Tooting at St George's Hospital to fight the bugger again. Cinque anni e mezzo dalla fine del mio trattamento per la leucemia acuta linfoblastica, mi trovo di nuovo all'ospedale di San Giorgio a Tooting per combattere … Continue reading Here we go again! Eccoci di nuovo qui!