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The Kraziness of Koningsdag

My Monday morning started off just like any other-40 college kids decked out in orangeĀ drinkingĀ in a courtyard before 10 AM. The highly anticipated holiday was finally upon us, and we were confident the Dutch would not disappoint. 465 more words


A lump appears near the first one...

At the end of January 2015 I was surprised to feel a hard swelling where my right moob used to be. It felt like a piece of gristle so at first I wasn’t too phased. 475 more words


Ghost in the machine

January 2015

Though disappointed that I wasn’t fit to return to work, I was eager to have a plan in place to give me something to aim for. 568 more words


Great news to finish the year

New Year 2015

Christmas passed quietly, thank goodness.

But the whole family had been organising a large new year’s party with all our friends. It was a raucous occasion, I’m pleased to say. 84 more words


Lingering side effects

December 2014

By Christmas my hair was returning. I had a fine covering of down similar to what my daughters grew on their heads when they were born. 599 more words


All over bar the silence...

December 2014

One curious thing about chemotherapy is the difference between being on it and being “post-treatment”.

While you’re receiving chemo, things are run with military precision. 208 more words