I don’t live in regrets, but I do look back at times and wonder how I could think what I was thinking for all those years. How did I come to be so afraid for so long, and what was I afraid of? It wasn’t until I developed a massive cancer in 2003 that I […]
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There’s this scene in a movie, I can’t remember which one, where someone asks their friend what the point of life is. The other person holds up their finger and says “This one thing.” The first person says, “What’s the one thing?” “That,” says their friend, “is for you to work out.” I knew when I was told I was dying that I hadn’t worked that one thing out.
People love stories. There are many reasons why. Stories connect us. They inform us. They help us feel like we’re okay. They excite us. Inspire us. They comfort us, and illuminate the past and the future. They make us feel special. They help us realise we’re not alone. What happened to me happened to them. […]