Tag Archives: story

Living the Dash

From Diagnosis… LIVING THE DASH …to Remission There have been several individuals who have suggested turning my blog into a book.  I’m sure many people attempt this.  Nonetheless, I am soliciting your help for valuable feedback and constructive criticism. Here … Continue reading

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A good ending?

The story unfolded in every detail My highs and my lows were no longer veiled The journey was long and arduous at best I think I have finally been able to rest No doubt there’ll be more and more healing … Continue reading

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The Night Shift

Every cloud does have a silver lining – sleepless nights can turn to gold When my daughter comes home late I’m awake for her hand to hold The front door closes gently behind her – the lock clicks into place … Continue reading

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Water! I want water!

I was not too happy with her at first.  After-all, when I was so terribly thirsty I really just wanted some water. Susan, my nurse at Toronto General, would have no part of it.  “I will give you some ice … Continue reading

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