Tag Archives: liver

What a pain!

Yesterday I had a pain in my shoulder. I thought it was cancer. Then, I remembered I had used hand weights during fitness class. The day before I had a pain in my liver. I thought it was cancer. Then, … Continue reading

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Ode to the Radish

Whatever the reason, I am craving radishes. Yesterday, the little bag of pre-prepared red delights practically jumped into my hands in the grocery store. They were the first things I unpacked when Kevin and I came home.  I ripped open … Continue reading

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He said, but I heard…

It is never that I am operating at one speed for more than a day or two. Friday’s meeting with my surgeon left me feeling that there was no hope of ever being cancer-free.  He was speaking to me from … Continue reading

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Today – I am just still

The blank screen stares me in the face. What can I write? To whom shall I write? What do I feel? How do I feel? Today I feel like I am drowning.  I am surrounded by life preservers, but am … Continue reading

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Kathy announced, “Chemo is very do-able”

Sitting in the Regional Cancer Care Centre waiting room was not where I wanted to be today.  But it was where I wanted to be. On one hand, it was a place where I would learn news about which “stage” … Continue reading

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