Category Archives: Cancer

It’s just a day, no biggie

Monday. August 1, 2011. Just another day for some. No biggie. For me, it was the day I learned I had cancer. I would be lying if I said “no biggie” here. It was a big day. A day that … Continue reading

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The name game

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet What’s in a name? Some will say that even if you lose everything, you still have your … Continue reading

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We strive for 5!

Had another scan today. While I was waiting, several magazines were laid out neatly on the table in the waiting room. Each magazine had this message on a bright pink label: “To make your visit comfortable, Wellstar has provided reading … Continue reading

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The power of positive thinking . . . I think

Day No. 20 into my challenge for March. I was confident I would face the challenge head on and not waiver. So far, so good. Inspiration can come from many sources. Lately, it’s come from you, the reader. And for … Continue reading

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Help Kids with Cancer

There is nothing selfish about this post. A couple of days ago I made a post about Give Kids the World. This time I’m asking you to listen to another story. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee, … Continue reading

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