Author Archives: Em

Some ponderings on blogging..

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about writing and blogging. During the rehab course I’m currently taking part in, we’ve been discussing things that we used to do before we got sick, but no longer do (but would want to). … Continue reading

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Movie: The Movie

I discovered this, and felt that I just had to share it. For the Oscars this year as well as last year Jimmy Kimmel made a trailer for a non-existing film, that contained all the usual cliches. They’re just awesome. … Continue reading

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Still alive!

I’m still alive, I promise! More or less at least. Thursday had me completely wrecked though. They took us out for a walk, and I can normally walk for about 20 minutes before I’m in considerable pain. We were out … Continue reading

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Where’d time go?

Okay, so suddenly it’s… I don’t even want to count. A lot of days later. The rehabilitation thing I’m doing is draining all my energy and I pretty much come home in the afternoon and crash for a few hours. … Continue reading

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I thought we were reviewing movies?

So, there’s this review in The Observer of the movie Identity Thief, written by Rex Reed. In this review he makes a lot of comments about actress Melissa McCarthy, calling her “humongous”, “tractor-sized” and a “hippo” (among other things). I find … Continue reading

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Wait… Is that…?

We were handed this piece of paper in the rehab the other day. Is it just me (I may be weird), or isn’t the way the man’s shorts are drawn a bit… unfortunate? I specifically mean the front of them… … Continue reading

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“Art & Form”

The “Art & Form” part of my rehabilitation seems a bit odd. The first time we had it we got  a few seconds only to quickly draw something, the first thing, that came to our minds when we heard a … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

It’s been very quiet from me this week since on Monday I started my multimodal rehabilitation, and I’ve been absolutely knackered by the time I get home. What is multimodal rehabilitation you might ask… and I’d have a hard time … Continue reading

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Instagram

You may have noticed that I’ve updated the widgets on the side of the page to include Instagram. I finally folded to the peer pressure (hah!) and got an account for myself. It’s just a really easy way to upload … Continue reading

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Bookaholic

I don’t shop a lot, but when I do it’s more often for books than it is for clothes or other things. Some time ago there was a sale on old Classics, you could get 5 for €10. Obviously I … Continue reading

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