You better get that song stuck in your head. Because it’s happening. It IS the final countdown. I have FIVE radiation sessions left. As I type, I’m listening to the famed song by the hair band Europe. Why not? How am I feeling? The skin that is within the radiation field is pink and itchy. I tire out easily. But, really, I feel alive. So … Continue reading it’s the final countdown!
Lots of disclaimers here. Audio is not great. I was on my LAST drug of the day. I had already received all of the following through IV: steroids, Ativan, Adriamycin, Amend, slow-release Zofran. (Adriamycin is the chemo drug while all the others are administered to manage side effects.) So, yeah, I’m kind of out of it. Also, I have ZERO make up on. Also, I … Continue reading five minutes from the chemo floor
For my own sake, I’m flashing back and recording the events that led us here. If you’re confused, check out the timeline. It might help. The biopsy was on a Thursday. I had to wait until Monday to get results. Waiting over a weekend can be difficult. One thing that I did to help was play a little game called “I don’t have cancer yet”. It’s … Continue reading waiting game