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Brain MRI result

Doh……I forgot this bit. And the last post was so long I decided just to make a separate post.

Brain MRI is clear!! Yay!

I dread the thought of having something pop up on my brain. 1,462 more words

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New Scan Results

My latest scans showed progression to my ribs, spine and pelvis while I was on Ibrance.  I have multiple new pelvic and femoral lesions.  My spine has many new lesions (T5, T7, T8 and T12).   338 more words

Solar Powered Florida Adventures

Last week I did something I rarely do but realized I should really do more of – I took a mini vacation. The two days in Albany and the press that followed after took more out of me than I realized. 885 more words

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The impact of a question

I had lunch today with a friend I hadn’t seen in a long time. We’ve kept in touch on Facebook and through messages, but I hadn’t actually sat down and talked with her since we worked together at the-company-that-shall-not-be-named. 282 more words


I am writing this on a cold, blowing winter day. Snow Day–no school–Hurray! Words I didn’t think I would ever utter again.I have been away for a while–not that I don’t have a lot to say (really Barb?), but the passing of the winter holidays and the transition back to the world of work has been time-consuming. 1,166 more words

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Not quite puppies and kittens

I saw my oncologist last Thursday and I told her about my experience at the Pain and Symptom Clinic consult.  I started with the bit about not getting any medals.  889 more words

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Metastatic Cancer: Unemployable and Unapologetic 

Working? Not really. Nothing seems to work. Not me. Not my body. Not my marriage. Desperate and jubilant, isolated and surrounded, frightened and soothed, all on the roller coaster hoping the slow climb up will take forever and not send me screaming on a steep downslope to a dead stop. 607 more words

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