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Daring to believe

As a kid (and as an avid tennis player and supporter) I used to feel a sense of loss on the second Monday of July every year – the day I would wake up and realise Wimbledon was over and … Continue reading

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the beauty of ‘difference’

In recent days I’ve started to feel a little uncomfortable. Guilty. Self-questioning. Not that these are new sensations for me (I went to an all girls’ grammar school, after all), but this has been more than schoolgirl awkwardness. In the … Continue reading

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Damaged Goods

Sometimes, in trying to explain the impact that Rett Syndrome has had on our lives, I have referred to myself and my husband as ‘damaged goods’. People don’t respond to this very well in general, I think they see it … Continue reading

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