Silly things people say – invisible illnesses

Usually when people say stupid things to my mum and I, I politely make non-committal noises because I haven’t got the energy to correct them and I hate confrontation. However I wish I was more assertive like my mom who responses with the truth (often embarrassing me in the process), so I have wrote some of my responses here. ‘You look well!’ that would be … Continue reading Silly things people say – invisible illnesses

Mhairi Mcfarlane – Author Overview

It’s not me, It’s you was the first of Mhairi’s novels that I read as the main character, Delia’s family live in Hexham which is twenty minutes away from where I live and it’s always nice to a personal connection to the setting of a novel. ‘Where do I go from here? I can’t date. I mean, thongs have come back in, for God’s sake. … Continue reading Mhairi Mcfarlane – Author Overview