Monthly Archives: January 2012

MEMORY LANE

The hospital has volunteers who make their way in to visit from time to time and some of them bring simple gifts they don’t even know they have. Last week, a gentleman stopped by to visit .. . just to … Continue reading

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JOY

The last few days have reminded me how wonderful it is to feel good, because I felt so bad! It’s easy to take good things for granted and I need to be reminded every once in a while to appreciate … Continue reading

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DREAMS – CHANGES AND INTERPRETATIONS

Recently my dreams have taken a new direction and last night I lay awake for a while thinking about how different they are since my illness was diagnosed. It is interesting to consider . . . If I go back … Continue reading

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The Sun Shines Through Anyway

I’m sitting here looking at the window, for which I am most grateful because it allows me to see beyond this room and know that life goes on. The thing is, the window is very dirty and desperately needs to … Continue reading

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YOU’LL NEVER WALK ALONE

Wandering through hopes, dreams and memories today while I wait for the first chemo treatment this time around. When I was a girl, probably eleven or twelve, I was hospitalized with polio, albeit a mild case as it turned out. … Continue reading

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PURE JOY

Looking through my journal this morning, I found this poem written a couple of years ago about my little Joy who went home to her maker last year. She was very sweet and I still miss her. Aren’t we so … Continue reading

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AMNESIA . . . A MOST UNUSUAL DAY!

I am treating myself to Amnesia! I am not sick, nor do I remember being sick. I’m home, where I can do whatever pleases me and no one is filling my body with poisons and sucking my blood every day. … Continue reading

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