These Things Were Sent To Try Us These things were sent to try us, That’s what my Mother used to say, As the weeks pass by, These words become truer day by day. - This virus has spread around the world, The news is full of doom. Isolations and Lockdowns, Feels like nothing to hear… Continue reading Poetry Corner
Sssssh!! Don’t let Coronavirus know but I think I’ve turned a corner!! I have an horrendous cough and I’m scared to go outside for fear of being frowned upon by strangers if I happen to cough and also for fear of the unknown. What if I’m still contagious to others outside of my family? What… Continue reading Just Keep Swimming!
The Only Way is Up, or is it? I’ve no idea whether I’m coming or going right now; whether up is down or down is up!! So yesterday I felt like I’d been to hell and back and I wasn’t sure I’d even come back!! I think I was pretty much camping out there and… Continue reading Isolation – Day Nine
Dear Covid-19 Thank you for the one day of feeling much brighter than I have in 6 days and letting me think that I was getting better. Thank you for then bringing me down to Earth with a Big Bang and flooding my body with exhaustion. I thought this chesty cough was going to be… Continue reading Isolation – Day 8
Apologies this was meant to be posted yesterday but I fell asleep through sudden complete exhaustion, which took me by surprise so I didn’t get to post!! You’ll find out why by the end!!!!!! 😔 This is my last official day of isolation unless: Things get worseI have a fever Fell asleep on the sofa… Continue reading Isolation – Day Seven
Day 6 ... am I nearing the end of this? Am I just entering a new phase? I wish I had the answers!! Today I have carried around a bowl so that I could easily cough up into ... I know, TMI but I can’t help it! It isn’t pleasant and I may as well… Continue reading Isolation – Day Six
Another sleepless night of coughing but my head felt a little clearer and a bit more “with it” this morning! But I wasn’t sure if that was the endorphins from my eggs on toast!! I think I might have been right about those endorphins!! The tiredness kicked in and I was back asleep after passing… Continue reading Isolation – Day Five