I used to write a travel blog. I like having my feet up on the dashboard. I like getting lost. I always talk to strangers. I love having dirty feet.
While travelling Australia and New Zealand I had a feeling something wasn’t right, but I couldn’t quite put my finger on it. I was unwell in a rather nondescript way and had reams of inconclusive blood test results to show that.
Eventually I came back to the UK, moved to Scotland to live with my partner (now fiancee) Kirsty and became increasingly happy, but also increasingly more ill.
On the 3rd March 2014 I was admitted to hospital and a few days later I was paralysed from the chest down. A few weeks after that I was diagnosed with Neuromyelitis Optica and began a journey somewhere, I have no idea where I’ll end up yet.
This blog has and will continue to document what happens (usually quite long after it has happened as it takes me a while to process things into words).
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