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Puppy Love & Insurance Nonsense

Sorry, couldn’t resist. So most of you know that A. and I have wanted a dog for years now. Long ago before we were dating I got a dog in college and he was actually my number one puppy sitter. 2,191 more words

Breast Cancer

Take three

Hope is starting chemotherapy again today. Vincristine and Irinotecan.
She is slightly anxious, but also ran into clinic yelling “Wahoo!”
Let’s hope this works as well as it has for Susan.



# I can't get no sleep...#

Back in my clubbing days, a ‘tune’ guaranteed to get me doing my signature two step dance shuffle was Insomnia by Faithless. Over the last few days I’ve had Maxi Jazz and Sister Bliss’ words ringing in my ears – … 404 more words

Breast Cancer

3 months down, 3 to go

Hooray! After the worry of last week re my poor old neutrophils, the guys did their stuff this week! The levels were 3 times what they were last Tuesday, … 249 more words

Breast Cancer

Thursday-Esophageal Cancer Survival

My dear friend Mary Ann Taylor said I should write about my experiences back in 2002, when it first started. I couldn’t because I was in too much pain, too tired and I just could not put myself out in public like that. 496 more words

Esophageal Cancer

How Jerking Off Got Me Through Chemo

First they tell you you have cancer. Fine, that sucks. Then they say you’re going to need chemo. OK, not fun. Oh, and you’re going to lose your hair. 686 more words

Ill be your guide, just follow me and you´ll be alright

If your reading this im sure its no coincidence why your here. 

My names is Emmanuel Schurmann I am 23 and a Hodgkin’s lymphoma survivor.  1,318 more words