My journey over the cancer seas and beyond

I watched crouching low on the damp lawn, at the sharp bright morning sun. Mesmerising leaves twirled and fell to the ground as the breeze gentled in the branches. A rain of leaves, silhouetted against a clear sky, each taking a different…

My journey over and beyond the cancer seas.

I hauled myself up onto the soggy bank and rested with heavy breath under the rusty orange paper leaves of a huge beech. I sat on a mushroom speckled branch and contemplated my self made predicament. A gentle wander in an autumn…

The value of Myrrh and the lonely crow.

My journey over the cancer seas and beyond.

It is the time of the veil. The crossing point between worlds in this pause between the calendar date of the ancient celtic festival of Samhain and its exact astrological degree about a week…

My journey across the cancer seas and beyond

I am bubbling with thoughts, as I sit wrapped in my champagne pink hooded dressing gown and start to write. Questions for today surround our bridges into different life streams. If we change track from where we were, through choice or circumstance…

My journey over the cancer seas and beyond.

Picture a baby owl with its fluffy head and huge eyes staring out of its nest. You there? Ok, now picture me with a fluffy head and you have a fair indication of my hair situation to date. Owl like, baby hair…

My journey over the cancer seas and beyond.

Today I am fighting an urge to stare out of the window. Not that anyone would judge me for doing so given the intensity of my life this year. But I am fighting that urge because I want to engage even if…

My journey over the cancer seas and beyond

Tonight I was opened to the idea that failure in and of itself is so much more. That it sits in the place outside of who we are or perceive ourselves to be. It is a place of shared failure, that consorts…

My journey through the cancer seas and beyond.

Its a good few weeks post the last round of chemo and I am noting how fast everything seems. Some days I have energy to push forward, and other days I simply have none. I feel like a stop start wind up…

Freda Shaw, my gran

My journey across the cancer seas and beyond.

Feels great to be adding beyond into the title of my blog. One step beyond theme tune is playing around my head as I sit peeling off the layers of the past 9 months and reflecting on it all. The journey has…

My journey across the cancer seas.

I wrote this a week prior to round 5 of chemo in late August. I’m pensive, admittedly about the effects of the next round but also about coming back out after that. Covid has ironically been second on my list to cancer since last…

Lys Lily Wild

Journeying through cancer lands and life beyond

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