The Battle Against Cancer. Who’s Actually In The Ring?
What would you like to know about life with brain cancer? How can my experience make the world a better place?
As soon as I was home from the hospital I wanted to get back to normal. Obviously I couldn't do everything, my thoughts were fuzzy and things were overwhelming, but I wanted to take charge of something. I hated the powerless feeling of being in the hospital. All of the needles, tubes, machines, medication, trays … Continue reading A Glimpse of Life after Brain Cancer and Surgery- Gratitude for the Present, From a Reflection on the Past.
Yesterday I had a good MRI, but also learned that one of my friends has a friend whose daughter was just diagnosed with brain cancer. She is married with two young kids. It's hard to celebrate when you see and hear of others just getting started, and worse. My friend texted me for help to … Continue reading Open Message to a Newly Diagnosed Brain Cancer Patient
Life with brain cancer after emergency mode. The cycle of appointments and MRIs.
I haven't published anything for a while but I have been writing. I found that writing is like therapy for me, especially since I now have some minor memory challenges and words that don't come to mind immediately, but manage to get there over time. At first it was enough to just write. I started … Continue reading Blogging Boundaries