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He caught the Cancer...

It’s crazy to think that it’s been two months since I have published a post. I have written many private posts or drafts, but none have met my mental criteria to be put out there for the world to see. 698 more words


Wigs Are Burning

Life with Mom and Living with Lymphoma

Brian threatened to set my wig on fire the other night.  I was being a back seat driver and he wanted my decision to stop giving my unsolicited directions to be meaningful and effective.  869 more words

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#NaBloPoMo 18 - Afterwards

After they left, the house went very quiet. No one really knew about the quietness but me. I played a Nick Drake CD and lost an afternoon crying. 158 more words


My last treatment

Living with Lymphoma

I went to my last treatment with the hope in my heart that I have cultivated over the last five treatments.  The building is inviting, the staff is friendly, and the rooms and furniture are comfortable, bright, and equipped with TV’s and personal devices to watch movies.  761 more words

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Kassidy and Where's My Kitty?

This is my daughter Kassidy. She is twelve years old and full of life and energy. She loves to sing and make new friends. In October, Kassidy was diagnosed with NHL, Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. 228 more words

Hope is Everywhere

Living with Lymphoma

Last week I saw Mrs. C at the grocery store.  I avoided her because I didn’t want to talk.  Sometimes, I just don’t want to talk about my health situation.  562 more words

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Volunteer Spotlight: Cheryl Robin

In 1989 I was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. I was 29 years old, five months pregnant and had a two-year-old daughter. I had a grapefruit size tumor attached to my lung and my doctors planned to prolong my pregnancy by giving me half the radiation they would normally use to shrink the tumor. 319 more words

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