A New Chapter

Summer 2019 has been the beginning of a new chapter in life. It's been very exciting and stressful. I'm quite glad that it has begun to settle down now. I moved out of a student house and into a flat with my boyfriend, moved away from Plymouth to Bristol, and started a new job at … Continue reading A New Chapter

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A moment to realise I have become more involved in sharing my experience

I wrote the following piece last August for a charity social media post. Thought I'd pop it on here to show that I had a goal set to become more involved in helping other patients, and feel that I am fulfilling that goal with this blog! 🙂 It's a bit emotionally draining to write about … Continue reading A moment to realise I have become more involved in sharing my experience

Why I’m boycotting the Cancer Survivor title

noun: survivor; 'a person who survives, especially a person remaining alive after an event in which others have died' Yup, that's me. So why am I boycotting the 'cancer survivor' title? It comes down to two problems. 1 - It insinuates that other people weren't strong enough to survive, as if it were a choice or … Continue reading Why I’m boycotting the Cancer Survivor title