Amputation
  • This is a hard question to answer. But to make it simple, I believe in a way I have given up to a point. ...

    This is a hard question to answer. But to make it simple, I believe in a way I have given up to a point. Why is this so? Well, wearing a prosthetic leg when I can makes me feel like a freak. I don't f ...

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  • It's nearly 4 hours into 2023 and this year there is a lot of things that I want to do … A lot of things ...

    It's nearly 4 hours into 2023 and this year there is a lot of things that I want to do … A lot of things that I want to achieve … There is going to be a lot of ups and downs … 2022 for me was one of t ...

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  • It's now 5 days out from Christmas 2022 and this is the first Christmas in my "forever home". It is going ...

    It's now 5 days out from Christmas 2022 and this is the first Christmas in my "forever home". It is going to be a relatively low-key event for me this year. One of the neighbours in my unit block (the ...

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  • In 4 days, being 6th December, it has been exactly 6 months since I had my below knee amputation of my le ...

    In 4 days, being 6th December, it has been exactly 6 months since I had my below knee amputation of my left leg. I really have no idea where the last 6 months has gone, but something I do know is that ...

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  • So today is the today I am finally getting the new wheelchair that is mine and the final one that is need ...

    So today is the today I am finally getting the new wheelchair that is mine and the final one that is needed. At the moment there is just a slight problem with the back tippers needing adjusting and re ...

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  • Today marks day 127 (18 weeks and 1 day) since admission to the hospital. It marks 126 days since the fir ...

    Today marks day 127 (18 weeks and 1 day) since admission to the hospital. It marks 126 days since the first surgery, 123 days since the second surgery and finally 116 days since the amputation below t ...

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  • Today, Friday 23rd September 2022 marks exactly 17 weeks, being 119 days since admission to Gosford Hospi ...

    Today, Friday 23rd September 2022 marks exactly 17 weeks, being 119 days since admission to Gosford Hospital. And for everyone following along this journey with me would know of the 3 major surgeries ...

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  • Today, Monday 12th sept. 2022 marks 15 weeks and 3 days since admission, that is a total of which is now ...

    Today, Monday 12th sept. 2022 marks 15 weeks and 3 days since admission, that is a total of which is now at 108 days. As I enter into day 108 (as it is only 5.51am at the start of writing this, so the ...

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  • Today marks the 100th day that I have been in hospital. I have been in here since the 27th May 2022 and i ...

    Today marks the 100th day that I have been in hospital. I have been in here since the 27th May 2022 and it's now the 4th September 2022. I have been in the same single room, in the same ward for this ...

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  • Well, tomorrow (Sunday 4h September 2022) will mark a century in days of being in hospital. This whole ne ...

    Well, tomorrow (Sunday 4h September 2022) will mark a century in days of being in hospital. This whole new journey of my life began on 27th May 2022, which 3 surgeries, 28th May, 21st May and 6th June ...

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