(Originally started January 31, 2017 via DayOne Diary) So this post will be about how I’m a horrible, horrible person. I REALLY was a support group drop-out. Actually let me amend that. I AM a support group drop-out. A cancer support group drop-out to be exact. Shortly after my first major surgery and after we had […]Read More I Was A Support Group Drop-Out.
Or… “Things I’ve Noticed/Observed as a Cancer Patient (In No Discernible Order)”. Or “Shitty Cancer Patient Observations”. Your choice. Disclaimer: I’ve been compiling this list for a while. I’ve had 6 years so far and it’s not even complete. This is shit that courses through my head. Do not get offended. It is crap I […]Read More Truth.
I haven’t told many people that my situation has, in a way, stayed the same and in a way has the potential of becoming this thing that’s on the precipice of being, yet again, bat shit crazy. So to stave off the bat shit crazy, last October I convinced my oncologist to allow me to get Lanreotide […]Read More Butt Darts and the Ensuing Craptastic
Life with a Spleen Doctor: So you’ve had a high fever for 3 days so far? Me: Yeah. Doctor: Suck it up Sally. Take some Tylenol, get some rest, drink lots of liquids. Me: Ok **sniffle**cough** Life without a Spleen Doctor: Why didn’t you call the second your fever went to 102? You need to […]Read More To Spleen or Not to Spleen
Sorry to be all “high school essay paper-y” on you but I feel I should put the Merriam-Webster Dicitionary’s definition of my current state right now: over·whelm verb \ˌō-vər-ˈhwelm, –ˈwelm\ : to affect (someone) very strongly : to cause (someone) to have too many things to deal with : to defeat (someone or something) completely transitive verb […]Read More So Over My Whelm…
“You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.” – Bob Marley It’s been a little over six weeks since my total hysterectomy. Since being released from the hospital I felt like crap, went to the ER three days after being released from USC Keck Hospital with breathing problems […]Read More Strength is a Myth
I’ve been quiet lately. Hardly posting on Facebook or Instagram. Some of you have noticed. Others haven’t. But for you who have asked what’s been going on and haven’t received an answer and for you who have gotten only half the story, this post is for you. I apologize ahead of time. This will be […]Read More And the Hits Just Keep On Coming (or Why I’ve Been in a Hole for 3 Months)
It’s been almost one whole month now… OH MY GOD I’M MARRIED!!! Wow. Don’t worry. It’s “Facebook Official”. I already changed my relationship status. 😉 (Thanks to Jenna Henderson of White Rabbit Photo Boutique for this beautiful photograph!)Read More “Updated Relationship Status”
Click this to see my Tumblr Blog Post I decided to try out Tumblr based on a friend’s suggestion and ended up writing this about my latest hiccup on the road to cancer free. I will post updates from that last post (which was written in November/December of 2013) on or around my 3 year […]Read More Click this to see my Tumblr Blog Post
As some of you may or may not know, I’m currently training for the Disneyland Half Marathon which is in 96 days, 19 hours, 39 minutes. Or September 2nd. Whichever you prefer. I’ve been running/walking since I did the 5K during the Tinkerbell Half Marathon weekend in January that Cathy had run. The 5K had […]Read More On the Road to 13.1 – Vol. I: Early Rising Sucks Ass