Monthly Archives: January 2012

Too female to know about plumbing

Yesterday, my partner and I noticed that the kitchen tap is leaking at the base of the fitting. Add to that the fact that our downstairs toilet has been deigning to flush only very occasionally for a few months, and … Continue reading

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Living with pain

I am about to embark on a 6 to 8 week course of sessions on “Pain Management”. This is a last resort at the end of almost 20 years of “problems” with my back, which include two prolapsed discs, several … Continue reading

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Assisted suicide and euthanasia

It will be no secret to anyone who reads my blog regularly or knows me that I am in favour of assisted suicide and euthanasia in controlled conditions. My reasons for this are both personal and ethical. Ethically, I feel … Continue reading

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