I still haven’t found what I’m looking for

I’ve never kissed Bono, but my friend Mareike has. Here she is with the great man in a photo taken almost 20 years ago. They look like a couple, as several people – including myself – pointed out, and not rock star and fan. Mareike lives in Germany now, happily married with two lovely girls. She lived in Ireland for a couple of spells, and … Continue reading I still haven’t found what I’m looking for

Do I still have pain? Sort of

I was asked the other day if I had any legacy issues after all my operations, and I answered ‘no’. It was an interesting question though, and one I hadn’t been asked for many years. Later, when I had time to reflect on it, I realised that while I haven’t ¬†any pain, I am occasionally uncomfortable. For example, my mouth doesn’t close naturally like most … Continue reading Do I still have pain? Sort of