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Only God

Yesterday was a huge day for me. As word of the event started to seep through my loved ones they were excited for me and surprised I had not shared the plan with them. 649 more words


How did you miss it? 

How did you miss it? You’d be surprised how often I was asked this question in those first few weeks. As you can probably see from the couple of photos I’ve posted, I’m tiny. 1,318 more words

Beating Cancer

More than Ribbons

It was time for my monthly injection of a medication that is injected as a pellet under the skin every four weeks.  As I am being weighed, my youngest stops in the kitchen area and grabs himself a Coke and some crackers for a snack. 790 more words


One Year Ago

I am at the Mayo Clinic for surgery today. I’m sitting in pre-op and was on Facebook when this post showed up in my memories. 1,078 more words


Crab II: Molt

“I turn around on the gravel
and go back to the house for a book,
something to read at the doctor’s office,
and while I am inside, running the finger…

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Breast Cancer

Happy - Something

The first text I received this morning said, Happy Anniversary!! I was super touched that Barb B. sent that for me.

One year ago today I was wheeled into surgery for a left breast, skin sparing mastectomy, sentinel node biopsy and possible axillary node dissection with tissue expander reconstruction. 457 more words


What Call?

Balance. It’s critical to so much in life.

Early in May, I had another round of tests and scans, all in one very long day. I had an echocardiogram to see if my chemo (Godzilla), has negatively affected my heart since it is cardiotoxic. 4,416 more words

Cancer Patient