Everything that you are about to read is true.

Names, identifying features and characteristics have been changed to protect those involved and directly affected. The minutiae of everyday friendship and conversation has been removed and some content has been adapted for the sake of narrative flow.

That said, this content has been taken verbatim from my WhatsApp interchange with ‘Jen’ and ‘Jen’s’  blog, which has since been removed from the internet.

All images and blog links are interactive.
On Sunday, 5 June 2016, I received a phone call with good and bad news.

The good news was that Jen was not going to die from cancer.

The bad news was that she never had cancer in the first place. It was all a lie.