March 3, 2021

I know I’ve flown the coop but I’m back! First things first: I’ve been hard at work on my project AND I FINISHED IT!!! Major accomplishment and I AM THRILLED!!! This was not a work related project (boring). This was something very important to me. I created something. Now I have two more projects inContinue reading “March 3, 2021”

February 13, 2021

I don’t know if anyone reading this blog also has cancer but, if you’re out there, I’ve put together a list of questions for the surgeon. Some of the questions are general and others are specific to my situation but they may get you thinking about other/different questions to ask your doctor if you’re confrontingContinue reading “February 13, 2021”

February 10, 2021

The surgeon’s office called today to set up a time to talk. We’re meeting early March. I am afraid. It’s not having surgery – I’ve had three open surgeries – it’s THIS surgery. I need to wait, listen, ask my questions, evaluate. Sounds good – now if I could just do that. Spent the dayContinue reading “February 10, 2021”

February 6, 2021

Good morning! I tried to write last night around midnight but I couldn’t sit up and type. Too much pain. More on that later. I just made my first batch of sugar cookies (ever) and I mixed a dough for cinnamon rolls which is rising right now. I’ve been baking since about 6:00 a.m. IContinue reading “February 6, 2021”

January 27, 2021

Hi everyone. I’m sorry I’ve been incommunicado. I’ve been inundated with paperwork – both creating it and getting rid of it – and doing work. Feels like it will never end but soon it will – it must! I went through old photographs from college, my twenties and beyond, the stages of my life inContinue reading “January 27, 2021”

January 19, 2021

I’ve been up since 4 a.m. because I had a ton of stuff to do before leaving for chemo. I have so much to say! I’ve been Marie Kwandoing my life for the past ten days. When I moved in August, I donated or tossed tons of stuff (furniture, clothes, miscellaneous) because I wanted toContinue reading “January 19, 2021”