Breathing Story

A Blog About My Lung Transplant (and other things...)

My name is Victoria.  This is my story about living and breathing with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and my experiences before, during and after my lung transplant.

August 10, 2020

This is a showy frothy petticoat of a dahlia which flowered exactly to the day as last year. At last it does feel like summer; at least a few days of sun in a row. I think the garden is just past the tipping point for being at it’s best. Last week pretty much everythin...

August 3, 2020

The garden is ablaze with lovely colours although I am disappointed with some of my new dahlias. I don’t like the colour and the middle bit but that sounds terribly ungrateful! Their redeeming feature is that they are ok to paint.

We are having a bit of a summer here bu...

July 27, 2020

This is my favourite new echinacea, not done full justice here. The colour is a string mauve pink and it's about 8 cm across.

No blog last week as I was too busy. We had a socially distanced gathering in the garden and M was able to show off his wood roasting skills wit...

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