- 13 Oct, 2020
- Lower Edmonton, London, United Kingdom
- Body type:
- 5' 8"
- White / gray
- Caucasian (white)
- Crafts, Dining, Family, Gardening, Listening to music, Reading, Television
- In my own words:
I am 61 and a retired social worker. I have two adult daughters and two grandsons. I am a cat lover. My political leanings are definitely to the left.
I’m interested in talking to others who are living with a stoma. Along with my stoma (ileostomy) I have a few other health problems but get on with life and before lockdown I loved going to my book club and chair Yoga along with some voluntary work. I would love to communicate with someone who knows what it’s like living with a stoma but also I love hearing about people’s lives and enjoy a good laugh. I am originally from Ireland but have lived in London since I was 18.
Hi cats just a review I wrote to you a few days ago but I had no reply just a theory I don’t think our messages are getting through as I’ve spoke to other people & had conversations meny times then don’t hear from them again it’s as though some one doesn’t want us to communicate ? Please let me know if you get this
- 10 Oct, 2020
I have a prolapsed disk in my lower spine that needs surgery but for reasons I won’t go into now, surgery is deemed too risky. Because of this I was housebound long before lockdown. In the last few weeks I have become more mobile and today I went with my daughter to Waterstones the book store. I hav…
- 4 Aug, 2020
I am finding that people are always trying to encourage positivity and not really allowing room for when someone just wants to say I hate my stoma and what it has done to my life. You don’t always have to rescue me or make me feel better. What would make me feel better would be for people just to li…
- 30 Jul, 2020
Hi cats I’ve had my stoma for 12 years now it is a learning curve & confidence but just find what food suits you , rich foods doesn’t suit me I Must admit I found it hard at first but now I find I can eat anything ,true friends will under stand as well of your situation so be confident & remember your just one of meny millions so keep smiling & live life to the full
- 28 Jul, 2020