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Same run, but no tears this time

That’s two Saturdays in a row I’ve done the 5k Parkrun on Tooting Common. Last Saturday there were tears as I crossed the finish line; yesterday there weren’t. 216 more words

Breast Cancer

The Aftermath...

Divorce is not like Television or the Movies.  It doesn’t begin and end in one clear defined way.  It is long, drawn out and painful.  No one tells you that the Aftermath can be just as painful as the marriage and breakup.   462 more words


The New Normal: The Waiting Game

I suspect that you don’t have to be going through treatment for cancer in order to have to master the game of waiting.

There is a systematic process to everything in the University of Michigan Cancer Center. 439 more words


Shall We Dance?

I feel like I’m doing the Cha-Cha these days.

2 steps forward , 1 (okay, maybe 2) steps back.

I think this is what might known as the “Post-Treatment/Get To Know Your New Normal” Phase.  506 more words

Daily Inspiration

Super-delegates and super Tuesdays

Bernie Sanders’ strong showing in the Democratic primaries is remarkable because today’s primary system was set up specifically to prevent somebody like him from winning the nomination. 894 more words


Why a profitable company laid off 1,400 people

In February, 1,400 employees of Carrier Air Conditioner in Indianapolis were told their jobs were being transferred to Mexico to cut costs.

It turns out that, according to the annual report of United Technologies, its parent company, that… 1,106 more words

Economy And Business

Chapter One

The French Embassy in Abuja

Mark checked the safety catch on the handgun tucked into the waistband of his trousers. He would have preferred to be armed with something more substantial but this was a children’s party. 2,756 more words