"I call it aggressive negotiations." Padme Amidala, Star Wars: Episode 2 - Attack of the Clones It bears repeating: In my whole life, I was only hospitalized when I was little and that was because I was dehydrated. The only reason. And that was a LONG time ago (in a galaxy far, far away). So,... Continue Reading →
"Remember: Your focus determines your reality." - Qui-Gon Jinn, Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace When faced with your mortality, you find yourself in a whole new reality. It changes you. You see things differently, are more aware, and.... Suddenly, I was becoming aware of what the word "mortality" really meant. Was this... Continue Reading →
Before this moment, I had often thought about it, but "that could never happen to me" was always the afterthought. Now, it was really happening. I was devastated... And I was scared.
"I have a bad feeling about this." Obi-Wan Kenobi, Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace I have never had a major health issue in my life. Sure, when I was younger, I had many ear infections, got strep throat like once a year, and was easily affected by the hot summer heat. But... Continue Reading →
Thank you for visiting my new blog! I have been wanting to start a blog since I began my cancer journey in August (2016), but I just wasn't ready until now. I have been sharing pictures and some information on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, but this blog will be a more in depth look at... Continue Reading →