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So You're Done, Right?

Next week is my last chemo infusion. It will be one year and thirteen days after my very first poison drip. Everybody keeps smiling at me and exclaiming that I must be really excited. 378 more words


Oh my gosh, your eye is gone!

Where We Learn That Artificial Eyes Really Aren’t Round At All
by Rebecca Davis and Joe Palca
August 11, 2014

He was born with a rare eye cancer called… 78 more words


Red Eyes - Causes & Treatment

What is a Red Eye? Symptoms, Causes, Treatment of Red Eyes?

Red Eye” could be unilateral or bilateral. This condition could be as a result of an… 1,107 more words


I Don't Want To Try

During a checkout, a clerk in a shoe store glanced at my driver’s license issued pre-chemo and said with a crooked smile:

“Oh…it is you…just your hair is different.” 464 more words


Graduations, Visitors and Thank yous!!

This morning we have come to the clinic to watch a ‘Proton Graduation’ of a little girl from England called Jessica. She is three years old and has been receiving proton beam therapy for the last eight weeks to treat an eye tumour. 211 more words

Neither Here Nor There

As I near the completion of my active treatment for cancer, I often think of what others call the landmarks and milestones I reached and passed. 785 more words


Treasure in the Murky Pond?

I strolled with my dog on a winding sidewalk that lead around a pond. It was warm and windy thanks to the distant hurricane. Suddenly, as I walked by one of the trees, its little branch smacked me on top of my head. 610 more words