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Finding My Happy Feet.

“High heels are like a beauty lift. In a flat, you can feel beautiful, but a stiletto changes your mood, how you move – like a wild, beautiful animal. 1,182 more words

Parenting

Dying Diva...Friday Fictioneers: 2nd Feb, 2018.

“They’re not getting these!” Grandma  snapped, clinging to her diamond earrings. “Chopping away at me like I’m some sort of bonsai… Enough is enough!”

Catherine was determined to keep her ear lobes, and she sometimes wondered if that’s all she’d have left after the docs had finished chopping away. 195 more words

Health

Surgery, 27 times radiation and 16 cycles of chemo failed. Oncologist shrugged and said, "Do more chemo. Try but at same time, just pray."

LW is a 63-year-old lady from Indonesia. This is her sad story.

LW went for a Pap smear every year. Everything seemed okay. In 2014, she was told there was an infection but she need not have to worry! 1,235 more words

Cervical Cancer

The Odd Couple of Excitement and Worry

What a long strange trip the past month and a half has been as I started my first immunotherapy treatment (atezolizumab + FOLFIRI + … 1,079 more words

Stage IV

Never Give Up!

Yesterday, I almost cried with joy…relief. It was a true Eureka Moment moment. Just like you can strangely sink into a pit of despair over that proverbial glass of spilled milk, I found myself close to tears of pure joy, just by having my carpet cleaned. 1,242 more words

Photography

Going Off-Roading – Experimental Treatment Strategy Style

Yes, it is time for another medical update!

It is funny… the original intent of this blog (before I published the first post) was for it to be a vehicle to give medical updates to friends and family.  1,340 more words

Stage IV