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Fighting the Good Fight

Every six weeks, I go to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) in Boston for labs and a visit with my clinical trial oncologist. If all is well, I leave DFCI with a new box of trial medication to get me through the next six weeks when I will return for scans, as well as lab work and another visit with the oncologist. 852 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Saints on the March

I was raised in a very traditional Irish Catholic house. Church on Sunday followed by donuts and a huge mid-day dinner with roasted meats and potatoes and lots of gravy. 1,268 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

No More Chemo!

In my last post, I shared Husband’s thoughts about our gratitude for the support we’ve received from near and far. Rather than repeating that, I’ll just note that he perfectly described my feelings, too. 1,374 more words

It's Always Something 

It’s been a bit since my last update and some things happened. They usually do. So it’s time to get caught up.

I’ve been back on Morphine for the last few months for new pain in my right side. 710 more words

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When are you going to get angry?

I know I have friends who want me to yell and scream and swear and rage against the dying of the light.

But that’s not just in my nature. 577 more words

Breast Cancer

What Living With Advanced Breast Cancer Looks Like...A Healthline Article

I was in Mexico when this Healthline article came out.  I was one of the women featured and I wanted to share it with you.  I especially loved what Mary Gooze had to say.   52 more words

The Day

I have been working on blogs about my Paris adventure, but I wanted to put up a quick post for today.

A year ago today, I found out that my pain was definitely not caused by a pulled muscle. 360 more words

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