Monthly Archives: May 2014

How is an oncology nurse like a midwife?

How is an oncology nurse like a midwife? Near the end of labor during the birth of my second child fear unexpectedly possessed me and I began a whiney, shallow-breathed, feeble chant of, “No, no, no, no. I don’t want … Continue reading

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While we were in NYC on Friday at a doctor’s appointment

While we were in NYC on Friday at a doctor’s appointment, Mom and Gail came over and cleaned both patios and left a new, anti-gravity lounge chair as a Mother’s Day gift! This means I no longer have to piece … Continue reading

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I was just thinking maybe I have this chemo thing down.

      I was just thinking maybe I have this chemo thing down. When Nurse Brian said days one through three would be high-energy days he meant in comparison to the days that would follow, not in comparison to my … Continue reading

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