Scan time has come and gone again. The time that is somehow capable of sending me into an oblivion of fear and unwanted thoughts that swish and…… Read more “1 year, 1 month, 9 days”
Another set of scans and checkups after radiation treatment for my adenoid cystic carcinoma of my parotid gland.
I read an article yesterday on surviving suvivorship, and it struck a chord in me…several actually. The title grabbed me because of the notion that survivorship might…… Read more “The Cancer Never Leaves”
The week inevitably came with a wide range of emotions leading up to my surgery anniversary, July 6, 2018…exactly 1 year since the day we officially said…… Read more “Glanda’s 1 Year Goneda”
My goodness. Looking back at all the life we’ve truly lived since our trip to Hope Flower Farm is absolutely incredible. That trip was truly life changing…… Read more “The New Normal”
Back in 2016, I worked for a floral magazine here in Birmingham as the digital media specialist. That October they afforded me a trip up to Waterford,…… Read more “Along Comes Hope Flower Farm”
Today marks 6 whole months since my final radiation treatment, and I woke up feeling all kinds of things. I always imagined that each and every milestone…… Read more “Halfway to (more) Freedom”
Fill in the blank and that probably describes what it’s like on this side of things. It’s scary, it’s different, it’s confusing, it’s an adjustment, it’s a…… Read more “Post-Radiation Life is…”