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Tributes & MessagesSusannah

I wrote to Julia Darling recently telling her how brave and courageous and witty and talented she was and that her honest, open, wonderful writing had brought a breath of fresh air to the world of illness-wellness and all its contradictions. As someone living with HIV, I’ve looked in lots of places for space to stay well and sane and found it in my writing, my counsellor and in Julia’s writing.

I have read End several times over this morning.

It is astonishing how much less frightening the prospect of dying seems.