Farther Along

I love The Flying Burrito Brothers and their version of “Farther Along” is my all-time favorite. I’ve listened to that song since I was in my 20’s, for almost 40 years now. Am I really that old?! Yes, yes I am, and after the year I just went...

Goodbye, 2014. Hello, Gorgeous, 2015.

Some mornings I wake up and and ask myself have I really spent this whole year dealing with cancer? Me? After all I’ve been through this year–the waiting, the worry, the uncertainty, finally a proper diagnosis, a lumpectomy and axillary dissection, chemo,...

My Diet Pill Is Wearing Off

I love the original movie Hairspray. Love it. Divine was divine. This is my favorite line, “my diet pill is wearing off” and it’s even more so now. I am so over cancer and I hope that cancer is over me because my diet pill is wearing off. I’ve...

Taking A Break

I’ve been taking a break from my blog. Well, actually, I’ve been taking a break from having breast cancer. I know it’s breast cancer awareness month because everywhere I go I see pink ribbons–checking into a hotel in Palm Springs for a wedding...

The Elephant In The Room

We all have cancer cells in our bodies one of my doctors told me during the diagnosis period, then went on to say, “We just can’t predict when they will explode and start replicating.” I was like a four year old asking, “Why?” all the...