Posted: 11/05/2013 Filed under: chronic pain, coping, functional abdominal pain, goal setting, laughter, recovery | Tags: abdominal pain, chronic pain, coping, eating, functional abdominal pain, goal setting, laughter, recovery
my daughter went out two hours ago to a pizza party in town with her friends.
i’ve just received a text message from her
Having the best time ever!!!!!
and that’s just about the best text message ever too.
Posted: 22/04/2013 Filed under: coping, functional abdominal pain, laughter | Tags: coping, functional abdominal pain, laughter
my daughter has gone to a friend’s house for an hour.
what should i do with the free hour i have? should i:
a. dash out to the shops?
b. write a two page summary of my novel?
c. go for a walk and remind myself that the world extends beyond the end of the road?
d. go back to bed?
f. stop and have a cup of tea with said friend’s mum?
(f) 🙂 & with thanks to said friend’s mum for asking x
Posted: 07/04/2013 Filed under: chronic pain, laughter | Tags: chronic pain, laughter, minecraft
we’re watching mad minecraft videos on youtube.
stupid axe-wielding biscuit, my daughter says, and i laugh.
i like to laugh, she says, then, – i can’t laugh anymore, it hurts.
i pull a daft face.
ha ha ow ow.
that’s the way it is now.