I swear you people are just trying to make me cry. It seems like every time I open my email inbox or visit these blog pages there is another message telling me what a wonderful Continue reading “The Strongest Link in the Chain Mail”
I am emerging from round eight of chemotherapy. Slowly, painfully and with almost zero energy left, I am nevertheless emerging. Every round it takes a few days longer to recover from being poisoned. I’m pretty sure the medical protocol here is to keep poisoning the patient until they damn near kill him and hope Continue reading “How baseball fights cancer.”
I have cause to celebrate today, or thought I had. This modest little blog will mark its 32,000th view! I looked at those stats this morning and thought, “only ten short months of spilling my thoughts onto these pages Continue reading “Celebrating 32,000 views!”
I would have written earlier but I have been in literary shock since hearing of the horrible murders in Orlando. I couldn’t bring myself to write my usual glib attack on the world of cancer and its poisonous treatments. Not while the world around me was staggering in shock and horror over yet another despicable shooting rampage.
Yet I didn’t feel equipped to write about Continue reading “Orlando shooter, Omar Mateen, was a victim.”
If anyone calls you on it, you can always puke all over their shoes and apologise profusely. You’ll be immune from criticism for days!
Everybody thinks having cancer is all doom and gloom; that survival is the only consideration and occupies every thought and action. Not true, I say! Continue reading “5 Great Things About Having Cancer”
Today we are back in the chemo room at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre and the poisons are flowing freely through my veins .
After flunking my blood test last week, we gave my body seven days Continue reading “A Bucket List Birthday?”