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2017 - The Downs and Ups - Life on a Seesaw
Happy New Year everybody! I hope those of you who were able to take time off work had a good break. We had a pretty chilled Christmas, just what we all needed. Father Christmas was generous and we are very lucky to have had a positively uneventful time. Over the holidays, I have spent a lot of time in my head thinking about the year just gone. So, how was 2017? The Downs On the surface, it was an awful year for me. A lot of stuff went a bit wrong. It started with losing my nan in January. She has been battling every illness under the sun ever since I can remember. There have been many times in the past when I worried about her. She was well over eighty which lightens the sadness somewhat. But nothing could prepare me for seeing my grandad so lost, with so much sadness and despair. It broke my heart. Suddenly, it dawned on me, that I could lose him too; and this is something that will happen sooner rather than later. At the end of March, I finally began my Disease Modifying Therapy. It would be another six months before it would …