French Connections

French Connections

Je suis, je ne suis pas, says the main character in the novel I’m reading. She is at French classes, repeating the simple phrase, I am, I am not. I read aloud the French phrase from a novel, sounding like a native speaker. Bewildered, I stare at the page, I wonder,...
It’s All In Your Head Part 4 of 4

It’s All In Your Head Part 4 of 4

This blog is part of a series of 4. Read Part 1 here Read Part 2 here Read Part 3 here I kept searching, searching, searching, reading medical journals even though my brain hurts constantly from the cognitive struggle until I find someone who will listen. I had to go...
It’s All in Your Head Part 3 of 4

It’s All in Your Head Part 3 of 4

This blog is part of a series of 4 Read part 1 here Read part 2 here It’s been six months since the heatstroke and still I have no answers, I haven’t found anyone to help me. My trip to hospital ruled out some nasty brain diseases and infections but still I have a...
It’s All In Your Head Part 1 of 4

It’s All In Your Head Part 1 of 4

At the height of summer, I raced standard distance triathlon race on the Gold Coast, happy to share event with my sistas, the three Sarah’s and Steph. Dr Sarah, Coach Sarah and Steph “from Brisbane, not really Brisbane cause she’s too far north” I love seeing happy...
Memory Bank Appeal

Memory Bank Appeal

On New Years Eve, I tried something new and joined a meditation workshop at my local yoga centre. The workshop was about releasing the old and welcoming in the new. After the year I’ve had, I felt there was much to let go of, discard to make way for lots more good on...