Tag Archives: lymph nodes

“It’s over!” 6 Chemos Down, Recovery Begins

I had my last chemo today! I had my last chemo today! I had my last chemo today! I wrote last week about all my friends who reminded me cheerfully that my last chemo was soon to be here and … Continue reading

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Paradox of Good Wishes & Reality

On April 25, my very first post to this summer journal and blog, I started with these words: “I don’t like it when friends, family say “I’m sorry.” “I have cancer. “There are three words no one ever expects to … Continue reading

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Great News Followed by Worst Evening

I could quit with the headline because that’s pretty accurate. After my fifth (and second treatment on two-week rotation), I had big up and then down. The “official” CAT scan report, comparing to the one I had prior to first … Continue reading

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Making Adjustments, Good News after Oncologist Visit

I love my oncologist. He’s direct, honest, great sense of humor and puts up with my nonsense. This morning’s visit with Doc Butler was mostly good news. He liked the way I got through the first 2-4 days of Chemo but … Continue reading

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