Operation Day and the Surgery

Operation Day! I vaguely remember waking up that morning, getting to the hospital and walking onto the surgical reception floor.  I also vaguely remember, practically whispering, "I am here for surgery."  I waited in the reception area with my husband and parents before they called me back.  My mother would not sit still.  So, I [...]

The List – The Chronology of Cancer Chaos

As I delve into the blogosphere and start to read other blogs, I've seen that many bloggers list their treatment history.  It was frankly something I had never thought of, but I really think its great! So, as best as I can, here is "The List" - the chronology of my cancer chaos: January - [...]

So, Freddy Krueger And I Walk Into A Bar…

Oh, Freddy. You really did some damage during that surgery! My 3rd Brain Surgery: 12+ Hours, Boy Am I Glad I Was Asleep! It's officially a week and a half since my 12-hour brain surgery/plastic surgery/infectious disease surgery/whatever it is that just happened to me. I know that there will be several (okay A LOT) [...]

Things can always be worse

  I don't expect this to be a long post, or even entirely sensical (I'm just a week out of surgery, so be kind).  My last post described my upcoming, essentially emergent surgery.  So, so much has happened in almost 2 weeks from then. After several days in the hospital, waiting to determine when the [...]