Tag Archives: dark moments

Unlimited

Gandhi encouraged us to be the change we want to see. My mindset towards battling the chronic illness cystic fibrosis (CF)* has been improved by two extra letters… Certain words or descriptions can drag you down before you’re day even … Continue reading

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Here and There

Yesterday was a day I’ll never forget: I completed a horrid course of IV treatment to combat my cystic fibrosis (CF)* and then attended the funeral of a dear friend… I’ve just undergone a three-week course of IV treatment, my … Continue reading

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A love worth giving

I want to publicise a documentary about a tragedy that could affect any of us… the need for transplant organs to help conditions like my cystic fibrosis (CF)*… ‘A Love Worth Giving’ tells the extraordinary story of newly-married Sam and … Continue reading

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Magic Moments

Recently being filmed for a BBC documentary about ‘Bucket Lists’ got me thinking how my life-limiting cystic fibrosis (CF)* motivates me to live every day like it’s my last day on earth… ‘Bucket Lists’ (what some people choose to do … Continue reading

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One day

One day last week I learnt of the sad passing of my long-term CF friend from the chronic illness cystic fibrosis (CF)*… Sean Bell, from Manchester, was my main CF mentor. He was 47 years old and I learnt much … Continue reading

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Time Out

‘There’s always someone worse off than you.’ Taking time out to manage my debilitating illness cystic fibrosis (CF)* has allowed me to evaluate this saying… Just like a greyhound chasing and finally catching the rabbit, my CF has caught up … Continue reading

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Business as usual

For anyone suffering the daily grind of a life-threatening illness such as cystic fibrosis (CF)*, there’s no such thing as a normal working day. This is magnified when going away on business… As an internal communications consultant, every day while … Continue reading

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