Apparently us men don’t ‘do’ emotion. Well, that’s a load of bollocks isn’t it? Either that or I am totally out of touch at this point and am out of the ‘man club’ (OK, I’m prepared to accept that this could be a possibility). Men show emotion all the time. Go to any football match … More Big Boys Don’t Cry – Why the Hell Not?!?
Elizabeth is an old friend who contacted me with a wish to raise awareness amongst parents of the symptoms of brain tumour, following a recent devastating diagnosis. Fortunately her daughter, Quinn, is now doing well, but it took a mother’s instinct and persistence before a correct diagnosis was made and medical treatment given. This is … More A Mother’s Instinct – Raising Brain Tumour Awareness
I’ve been seeing a counsellor, Nichola, for a couple of months now and it’s been hard, very hard. This is necessarily so, if the process is to be worthwhile then you need to give yourself fully to it. Just as rehabilitation from a physical injury is often a gruelling process, so too is dealing with … More A Pause, Progress and a Pat on the Back