Monthly Archives: March 2012

CATS ARE PEOPLE TOO

I have been home for eight days and am spending a lot of time resting, napping, reading, and remembering . . . Sixteen years ago, in September, my husband and I went to the local shelter and adopted Charlie, a … Continue reading

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SLEEPY

Yesterday I was “Sleepy,” the Dwarf. I spent the afternoon sleeping and then, no problem, slept the night through. Must be my own bed welcoming me home. “There’s no place like home.” We spent the morning in the clinic receiving … Continue reading

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HOME AT LAST

There’s no place like home! After a fantastic night’s sleep (no interruptions for blood draws, “vitals,” meds, et al, I’m sitting on my lanai enjoying the birds and their morning melodies, and laughing at the acrobatic antics of the squirrels … Continue reading

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GOING HOME

I’m going home today, just fifteen days after receiving the stem cell transplant which gives me life, literally. My prospects before the transplant were not good, but if all continues to go well, I may have many more years to … Continue reading

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RAINY SUNDAY

It’s day six of my “new life,” it’s Sunday, and it’s a gloomy, wet day; no sunshine today – out there. But in “here” where I am being held captive, the sun is shining. How could I be gloomy when … Continue reading

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BORN AGAIN (MY NEW BIRTHDAY)

Happy birthday to me! Yesterday a new me began a new life with stem cells donated by a young man (39) who lives somewhere in these United States. What an amazing gift he has given to me. How does one … Continue reading

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Fishing and more stuff . . .

I have always been an active person (save these recent developments) and it makes me crazy to sit or lie in a bed all day just drowsing, thanks to all the meds they are administering to keep me from suffering … Continue reading

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