22. Home & away with catheter

A catheter can be quite useful from time-to-time. It certainly makes it easier to accurately water the lemon tree. But it introduces a level of obstruction that can be quite inhibiting and it sure feels good to have the tube removed.

Posted on 23rd December 2008 | 12 comments | Filed Under: daily_report | read on

21. Being home

Tomorrow I may be able to stop being an invalid. But nothing quite like being in your own bed and being looked after. Had to sleep on Susan’s side of the bed (left) due to the catheter on my left leg. This meant that the cat bit her foot in the morning (cat usually bites [...]

Posted on 17th December 2008 | 5 comments | Filed Under: daily_report | read on



Record of events and thoughts relating to being diagnosed with prostate cancer. My brother has been through this before me. His observations have been helping me prepare myself for what might happen. Should anyone else feel less alone, or less frightened by reading these experiences then, that’s good too.