Dancing Outside with so much space!

In the past few weeks I have been dancing in Holyrood park with Prime, Scotland’s semi-professional dance company for people over 60years of age.  I have been a member of Prime since it’s beginning in 2016. After my accident and through the lockdown year,...

Today’s Dance

Today 9th of August 2021.  My dance is once more starting on the floor. I quite ungracefully slide of the end of my bed and arrive on the hard wooden floor.  These days I prefer  a mat or two.  The floor really brings my bones into the sharp end of my awareness along...

Dancing with the Flow of Life

Dancing with the flow of life. Susan Jeffers said: – Dancing with Life is Moving with the Flow of our Experiences. Some days the experience of arthritis can feel like there is no flow to the dance!  I hobble along and everything aches!  Especially when the...

Travels Round Toulon

Lifestyle Health Hub (@LifeHealthHub) tweeted at 11:51 am on Mon, Jan 11, 2021: Travels Round Toulon: dancer Lin Grahame recovers her mobility in France – @sanas53 @LifeHealthHub #osteoarthritis #arthritis #dancer #jointreplacement #dancing #pilates #jointpain...

A Different Dance

During the last few weeks I am coming more and more to terms with the fact that now, around 14 months after my accident and right hip revision and broken femur.  I may not be able to do some things I took for granted before.  A hip replacement revision is a very...

Tales of the Unexpected

Tales of the Unexpected This story of mine took an unexpected turn on 15th of February 2020.  The year of the COVID-19 pandemic!  My experience had little to do with covid19! I somehow fell as I was putting a bag from the front side door of my car into the back. I...

Another Chapter

Another Chapter By Lin Grahame Its now almost June 2019, and almost a year since I went to Toulon in France to have my left hip replaced. Truth is it is not as good as the right hip done at Julibee Hospital in Glasgow in2010, but I am not in pain and can move and...

Nine Months

Nine Months By Lin Grahame Somehow nine months have passed since my injury and almost two months since I last wrote. I have been trying to rewrite much of the earlier parts of my story but finding it difficult to find my way around WordPress! My recovery is still...