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One day at a time.

The results of the spinal biopsy came in. It was indeed colorectal cancer in my vertebrae. When I asked how it got there she said it could have been there from the beginning, but simply dormant. 241 more words


Half-Arsed Haiku - Wed 18 March 2015

On Unacknowledging Things

The elephant in
the room. Hovers there beside us
wig on, smile fixed 6 more words

Prayer Request for Frank Rice

We have a prayer request for our dear friends, Frank and Marlene Rice.  Marlene is the Development Director of the Maui Food Bank, and Frank is the Life Group Pastor of… 178 more words


Sorry, this may be upsetting

Sometimes I wonder how people find my blog. Like the recent day which saw a huge number of hits from Kazakhstan – brilliant – and the steady number of readers from Switzerland, where I know no-one. 1,150 more words

Tangling With Cancer

So, this whole cancer thing...

Weirdly, at this point in my life I think I feel happier and more content and less stressed than I ever have been, and more accepting of my faults and flaws (of which there are many!). 452 more words


Today is National Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Everyone is AWARE of breast cancer.

NOT everyone is aware of Metastatic Breast Cancer.

The difference.  Women DO NOT die of breast cancer in the breast. 401 more words


Success at the Yard Sale!

The Yard Sale was a success.  We were able to raise $1223.00 for Free to Breath!!!  I spoke with Hillary Nemchik, the Pacific SouthWest Regional Events Manager for Free to Breathe and she let me know that $1200 dollars can fund a 40-hour work week of lung cancer research! 293 more words

ALK+ Lung Cancer