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My personal statement for medical school (AKA personal comments essay)

Last week a friend who is applying to med schools this year asked to see my personal statement. After sharing, I was happy to hear that she found it useful and liked its straightforward style. 954 more words


The Ghostly Flutist

I talk and write about my sister, Adrienne, a lot. She was very important to me. When she died from colon cancer in 2009 I thought my life was going to end too. 923 more words

S.A.K. Remembers

Cancer Is Not Always Pink - Dress In Blue Day -March 3, 2017 - Graphic Details

March is Colon Cancer Awareness month and tomorrow is Dress in Blue Day. Please wear something in blue to support your fight to end this cancer. 520 more words

S.A.K. Remembers

Dying With Cancer - A Plea For Help From My “Sista” Janette Broome

I’ve mentioned Janette a few times in the things I’ve written here. She lives in North Carolina, has three sisters, one of whom is her twin, and one brother. 1,214 more words


Sad Day in America - January 20, 2017

Sad day for America today.

I’m reading “In the Garden of Beasts” by Erik Larson. It’s a historical novel about Nazi Germany from late 1932 through the Nazi years. 148 more words


Losses of 2016

The past year was filled with well known people passing away that we will all miss collectively. On a personal level, I lost my aunt that passed due to a blockage and one of my best friends due to cancer. 82 more words

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This weeks assignment was to research some different OPACs.  I have to admit it was harder than I thought it would be.  Finding detailed information on the OPACs reminds me of my researching days in the corporate world.   146 more words

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