Author Archives: Blaadyblah

Sleep of the talking dead.

I walk in my sleep. I also talk in my sleep. Apparently I now take medication, answer doors and take calls in my sleep too. Yesterday was long and busy. I went out twice for the second time in a … Continue reading

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Ehlers-Danlos is to May as a dog is to Christmas.

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For EDS awareness month in 2013 then, I’ve put together an informal FAQ… Q: What exactly is EDS then? A: Ehlers Danlos Syndrome is a group of connective tissue disorders caused by a defect in the…

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Born in the USA…

…to an English mother, my (half) American cousin is visiting. Last time she came, it snowed, the airport closing not much more than an hour after I’d collected her. Having spent her life in Florida, Alabama and New Orleans she’d … Continue reading

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Disabled toilet redux

Dug this out from an old journal as a casual mention of the now three year old incident on twitter raised some interest and I couldn’t remember how I’d answered the rather personal question at the time. Reproduced for background … Continue reading

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Ehlers-Danlos is to May as a dog is to Christmas.

For EDS awareness month in 2013 then, I’ve put together an informal FAQ… Q: What exactly is EDS then? A: Ehlers Danlos Syndrome is a group of connective tissue disorders caused by a defect in the way the body produces … Continue reading

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The Mystery Airport

I have been slowly working through old files this last year and yesterday came across a story I’d written with some classmates when I was ten years old. Our teacher that year hated me with a passion, and treated me … Continue reading

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Well, Hello there.

You probably got here by accident, it is easily done. I’ve done it myself. There’s a loose tread on the staircase. One minute you’re stepping through a puzzle in your mind and before you know what happened you find yourself … Continue reading

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