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Remission

The Catch-22 of having metastatic breast cancer is this: when you’re caught in a period of crisis all you hope for is that your scans will improve, the pain will lessen or go away, your energy will return, and that … Continue reading

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Xgeva

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Hallmark: The Dark Side

Well, we can all rest easy.  Apparently Hallmark has begun to recognize the hospice card niche.  I wasn’t aware that there was a need for specific cards to address the end of one’s life or their caregivers.  But in this … Continue reading

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Downton Abbey: Breast Cancer Edition

 

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What I Did On My Autumn Paincation

Life has sure been a challenge since late September.  A period I have begun to call my paincation.  It has been a rough couple of months physically and psychologically Just at the point that every challenge turned me into a … Continue reading

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On Being Nominated for Multiple Awards

“It’s an honor just to be nominated.” We all hear this on the days and weeks that lead up the the Oscars.  And every time I hear it I say, “Bullshit!  You want to win!”  Then network television made the … Continue reading

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Lyrica

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Klingon Inspiration

Special thanks to Mark E. Shoulson from the Klingon Language Institute for the translation.

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Acne

There are perks to getting older.  You can do whatever you want: dress the way you want, stay up as late as you want, be whatever you want, or dip a wet spoon into the sugar bowl without your mother … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Surgery Follow-up

I voiced a similar complaint when I first diagnosed in July. From the folks over at xkcd: A Webcomic of Romance, Sarcasm, Math, and Language. (clicking on the image will take you the site)

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