[CANCER] Treatment 5/6 Have Happened

So, I last blogged in Week 4 of treatment (out of 18, for this first run) ... I rechecked the maths for 18 weeks, which I thought was the week before Christmas, but it's actually w/c 7th December.. so HOPEFULLY (if COVID hasn't messed too much with treatment), I will know before Christmas whether treatment is working or not! We want it to work, because otherwise there's another treatment line that I've run through ...…

[KEEP CALM] ‘Keep Calm’ like they did in WW2, says @realDonaldTrump

So, in a speech, President Donald Trump said: As the British government advised the British people in the face of World War II, keep calm and carry on,” he said. "That's what I did." As you may know, I wrote the original history of 'Keep Calm and Carry On' (as throwaway sentences in academic work in 1997 and 2004), and then in 2017, published 'The Truth Behind the Poster' via Imperial War Museum: The book…

[REVIEWER] #EmptyShelf August 2020

So this past month I've read: How Long Have I Got?: The Story of a ‘Terminal’ Cancer Patient by Fi Munro My rating: 4 of 5 stars There’s lots to chew over in this book - still thinking how i feel about ‘cancer warrior’, ‘grateful for cancer’ , etc. I finished reading this book not long after Fi died which makes it even more poignant... and as new tumours have been found in my body…

[MEDIA] Conversation with @BeckyWant on @BBCRadioManc re Cancer and COVID (and Week 4 of Treatment)

As you may be aware, including from my BBC Radio 5 and BBC Radio 4 programmes, one of many things that has been disrupted by coronavirus, is cancer treatment - both initial diagnostics, and the ongoing treatment for those of us with incurable cancer ... Breakfast Show, BBC Radio Manchester Anyway, Friday morning, I was up early to chat to Becky Want (and immediately fell asleep again) at just after 7:10am (go to 1:11, through…

[WRITER] Brazilian-Portuguese Version of ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

  Was alerted to this via Twitter, then found on Facebook - my book 'Keep Calm and Carry On: The Truth Behind The Poster' - translated into Brazilian-Portuguese: Saíram do forno! Os livros da campanha de crowdfunding e da pré-venda já estão disponíveis e serão enviados assim que a... Posted by Laerte Lucas Zanetti on Tuesday, 18 August 2020
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