Letters between Tim Jackson and Catherine Honeyman
edited by Tim Jackson
Tim Jackson lives in Lancashire, England
Catharine Honeyman lived
variously on Midway Island, in Seattle and in Honolulu.
cover the period from Catharine's diagnosis with cancer in 1999 up to her death
in 2004. But they aren't about cancer, they are about a relationship through
email between two people who are unable to meet in person.
encounter Cancer support newsgroup posts. Lyudmila's death. My website.
Mensa newsgroup. Astronauts at Artec, Russia and Volcano, Hawaii. The future
of Russia. Youssopova family. Jennifer Paterson. Fridge Hunting. "Chicken
Run". Mum's cancer.
Childminding. Artyom. Teenagers. University. Driving lessons. Mum's
Quilts. Hot and violent weather. Car Alarms. Minstrels. Cars: MR-2, Focus.
Firestone recall. Harry Potter. Artyom working. Catharine moves house.
Relationship problems. Poop or Pupik.
Fat. UK Fuel strike. Bone metastasis. Port implantation. Chemotherapy. College
fees. "Common Retirement Age Policy". Natasha's birthday. Playing "Maternity
cancer Coffee Blond Brownies. Internet, advertising and Spam. Luydmila's
disease history. John's bowel cancer. Simon Schama. UK floods. Presidential
election. Medical insurance. Christmas.
2000 Christmas presents. Catharine's marriage. Sealing envelopes. Abortion
lobby. Pornography. Llamas. Warfarin. Speeding bomber.
& Mouth Interesting times. Dying. My house. Road rage. World book day.
UK Foot and mouth disease outbreak.
My 50th birthday. Walmart buys ASDA. Motor insurance. SUVs. ABM treaty (or
work Child abuse. Artyom the drop-out. Gift wrap. Computer prices.
Dating agencies. The gene pool. Genealogy. Child development.
Dad's pacemaker. Smoke alarms. Catharine meets Allan. Marriage problems.
Grounded blackbird. Wildflowers. Toothache. Fluoridation. Litigation, Wheel
clamping & Disabled badge.
order brides. Paul Theroux. Swimming. Carolyn. John's funeral. Douglas.
Mail-order brides. Tanning.
September 11th 2001. Terrorism. Airport security. Michael Moore.
Children's books Cadbury's flake. Card games. iMac and cable.
Roller coasters. Pancakes. Cats. Flying, post 9/11. Development of
intelligence. Summer holidays. Kew Gardens.
2001. Harry Potter film. Christmas presents. Digital camera.
Christmas shopping. Eloise. Lord of the Rings. FreeCell. Fireworks.
Succulent Karoo. Kipling. Snow. Pakistan. Bone scan. Prisoners of War.