Going through treatment


LA5

Posted on 22 March 2018 by Sofia Vougioukalou

      LA5   So here I go Into the place Where dreams are Unable to flow   The lights are dim The machine set free Its power now Focused on me   It saps my strength It plays with my Mind It makes me sick Turns my stomach And makes me find The
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My Journey

Posted on 22 March 2018 by Sofia Vougioukalou

MY JOURNEY I sat in the consulting room With my red socks as company “It’s almost certain you have CANCER” Is what the doctor said to me. There are tigers; there are pussycats Mine is the aggressive kind On hearing this, my world collapsed I momentarily lost my mind I’d been SUPERMAN, personified Invincible –
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Snakes and ladders

Posted on 20 March 2018 by Sofia Vougioukalou

                                  Looking back 8 years on April 29th 2009 my life had a blowout. I was diagnosed with oesophagus cancer. Life is like the board game snakes and ladders. Life began again for me at square 1 on the 29th
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The Polar Bear

Posted on 20 March 2018 by Sofia Vougioukalou

  I was alone at the diagnosis appointment in a very small room (think broom cupboard with a filing cabinet). The other 5-6 people were leaning on the walls. One was a breast care nurse from the card she gave me in whispered words when I left the room. It was a kindIy gesture but
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