Monthly Archives: May 2016

Seeing the light

Finally!  The myelin sheath has regrown more than halfway down my right shin and impulses from a nerve stimulator make my right foot twitch!  I cannot describe the joy this gives me. There IS light at the end of this … Continue reading

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An anniversary NOT to be celebrated

The past week has been difficult emotionally.  In three days’ time it will be three years since I developed GBS. I know that I am lucky to be alive, lucky that I’ve never hit a plateau and that there is … Continue reading

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Now, now-now, just-now…

I am now retired from the American-owned company I worked for – for 25 years – in South Africa.  Our managing directors were always “foeign service employees”, i.e. they can be any nationality and they spend 18-36 months at one … Continue reading

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