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Have a little patience.

Patience is a virtue, yet I don’t have any. Patient people are laidback and to me they lack passion, there’s just no rush for anything to get done. 279 more words

Making Adjustments, Good News after Oncologist Visit

I love my oncologist. He’s direct, honest, great sense of humor and puts up with my nonsense.

This morning’s visit with Doc Butler was mostly good news. 430 more words

Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that 1 out of every 4 dogs develops cancer?

Cancer is a devastating  diagnosis which many owners will face (and I speak from personal experience; I’ve loved and lost 2 dogs to cancer plus provided palliative care support to other dogs diagnosed with the disease). 208 more words


Canine Leukemia

Leukemia is one type of cancer that affects the blood. This disease is characterized by a significant increase of the leukocytes, popularly called white blood cells. 381 more words

Cancer Treatment

Next step treatment

May 2014

The first few days after the mastectomy were painful, despite the painkillers. But being slightly dazed did not stop me making dinner for the family a couple of times. 517 more words


Good news, part one.

The pathology report from my lymph node biopsy finally came back and I have an appointment with the thoracic surgeon tomorrow to review it. I expect the results to show something minor or insignificant, which will complete my week of good news. 140 more words

Hopefully Only A Blip In My Adventures As A Budding Potter

The first three paragraphs below are taken from my facebook page http://Facebook.com/MDWPottery.  I will continue in this way here on out in future posts.

Well, my life has been pretty full doing pottery but I now must start making room for yet another adventure, stage 1 breast cancer.  385 more words