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And the world continues to crumble

I imagine most of my followers, if they’ve kept up at all, know my mom died November 22, 2014 at the age of 47 from an autoimmune disease called Polymyositis. 477 more words


And The Wait Goes On

It’s been 6 months since I wrote the first post about the kidney transplant journey I’m on. Since then a lot of tests have been performed, a lot of blood and urine analyzed, a lot of x-rays and scans shot. 587 more words


Meet Kidney Donor Athlete Heather!

We have always joked that I was my Dad’s favorite because I was the only one to have his brown eyes. As he began to face different medical concerns, the joke changed to I would be the one giving him a kidney. 789 more words


Luck, Extra Days and Unnecessary Roadblocks

I haven’t been feeling too altruistic lately. Which isn’t a good thing. There is no substitute for giving. I suspect you know what I mean. 870 more words

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