Category Archives: FRIENDS

CELEBRATE LIFE

The Lord of the Dance – a simple song that has such a profound message. “I danced in the morning when the world was begun I danced in the moon and the stars and the sun I came down from … Continue reading

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HANGIN’ IN THERE

That’s what I’m doing today – just hangin’ in there. A visit with the doctor yesterday brought the unwelcome news that the Leukemia has broken out of remission and is very aggressive. So I’m back in the hospital today and … Continue reading

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PURE JOY

Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. … Continue reading

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LITTLE THINGS MEAN A LOT

“Blow me a kiss across the room; Say I look nice when I’m not. Touch my hair as you pass my chair, Little things mean a lot” Here is another simple song from the fifties that reminds us how important … Continue reading

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BACK TO THE “BRIG”

As I write this, I’m in a temporary room while they clean my room for another stay in the hospital. Seems my body is doing a little battle with the new stem cells (called Host vs. Graft disease), which is … Continue reading

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BUMPS IN THE ROAD

What is the saying, “The best laid plans …” My plan was to come home following the transplant and gain strength each day until I was back to my pre-leukemia self – strong, healthy, self-reliant, you know. So, that was … 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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