Leukemia Update

Content warning: cancer, medical treatment (not all of which is positive) I have absolutely no intention what those of us of a certain age would call “doing a John Diamond“. But it’s been an eventful month so I thought I’d better briefly update the situation. I started my cancer treatment on 3 January. It did… Continue reading Leukemia Update

Health update

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Content warning: cancer, blood (not graphic) So lets get this out of the way as things are starting to happen quite fast: I have cancer. To be precise, I have Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. That isn’t quite as scary as it sounds. In fact, when it comes to rolling on the Random Cancer Table, I got… Continue reading Health update

Jack Monroe and “Hodge’s killer baby adverts”

One of the latest things to trend on Twitter is the hashtag #CameronMustGo and the celebrity chef Jack Monroe waded in with a series of tweets, the most notable one of which was “Because he uses stories about his dead son as misty-eyed rhetoric to legitimise selling our NHS to his friends #CameronMustGo”. Because he… Continue reading Jack Monroe and “Hodge’s killer baby adverts”