My Life Flashed Before Me by Trevor Plumbly

Well it sort of meandered really through a druggy haze, as I suppose it’s wont to do after a heart scare. You’re lying on a hospital trolley thingy, wired and tubed-up to all manner of bleeping gadgets and strange looking plastic bottles, surrounded by people overloaded with calm confidence that you desperately want to feel. The old biblical ‘pick up your bed and walk’ obviously wasn’t going to happen, so one lies there and one reflects. In my case, not on events or people that have affected my life but more of… Read More