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Life With Arfur A slightly irreverent look at living with arthritis

English - Arthritis, Health, Humour
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Life With Arfur · 3d ago

Achey-Achey Bones

You’ve probably noticed that I haven’t been griping about the arthritis, recently. The fac...
Life With Arfur · 6d ago

Grim Times

We arrived home from Majorca yesterday afternoon, after a week-long holiday with its share of ups and downs (literally, in this case, since the hotel stood at the top of the steep hill). The...
Life With Arfur · 3W ago

Starving

It’s just about half past four in the morning, and here I am sat in front of the monitor. I can’t sleep. Fasting for a diabetic check at quarter past eight. Gasping for a cuppa, but all I’m ...
Life With Arfur · 3W ago

Adjusting

It’s five days now since the passing of our best friend, Joe, and although it will be some time yet before we get over him, life is adjusting here at Robinson Towers. Joe’s presence is still...
Life With Arfur · 3W ago

Goodbye Old Friend

This is an extremely difficult post for me to write. Joe, our crazy, crackpot, lunatic Jack Russell terrier, passed away two days ago. He was suffering from pulmonary edema. We have no idea ...
Life With Arfur · 4W ago

2017: A Nightmare

Let me apologise in advance. There is no humour in this post. It’s one of the hardest I’ve ever written. They say 2016 was a bad year. So many celebs died last year. But for me 2017 is shapi...
Life With Arfur · 1M ago

Could You Speak Up A Bit?

Arthritis is only one of my health problems. As well as diabetes and breathing problems, I’m also quite hard of hearing. Truth be told, I’m a crumbling old git. (This, madam, is a weak attem...
Life With Arfur · 1M ago

Can You Repeat That Please

Here is a transcript of the video. T’other day I was talking about my attempts to work with speech recognition, and its frequent comical interpretations of what it thinks it’s heard. When I ...
Life With Arfur · 1M ago

Talk To Me

  Using speech recognition makes sense when you suffer from arthritis.  If nothing else it saves wear and tear on your wrists. This morning it’s behaving itself, but over the last few days I...
Life With Arfur · 1M ago

I Must Be Mad

I wrote every single one of the books in the image above, and but for one title (Fiagara Nights) they’re all published by Crooked Cat Books. And this weekend every book in that image is FREE...