Really Good Day

I just called mom, probably 6:45. She hadn’t answered two of my earlier calls. When I DID get to talk to her she sheepishly told me that she had swiped the earplugs they gave her for the MRI. She said they were really good and had a cord attaching them…

Saturday 9:30 AM

My mother wanted me to reasure all her readers that :She is still in general remission, but because her 13th and 14th chromasomes are also mutated her strain of Multiple Myeloma is much harder to treat. This is why Dr. Wolf wants to get to the bottom o…

Ellen’s Lawn

I’m back I never left but I’ve been busy. Committing my flesh one place while my mind goes somewhere else. Like yesterday. Critiquing another hospital drop ceiling, while a radioactive marker circulates in my blood. Par example. Why are ceilings not more user friendly?  Or counting to three and going to that tranquil pasture in […]

6:00 PM

The Doctor in S.F. noticed some stuff in a past MRI and thinks it may be that OR that there could be a pocket of cells that didnt get killed. If this is the case she’ll begin radiation.According to ther “This doesnt mean anything bad…I’m not sick……

5:21 PM Friday

Mom has been admitted to UCSF, they will be doing tests tonight and through the weekend. My dad is coming home as neither of them were anticipating staying through the weekend.

Bump in the Road

Mom has been having a lot of hip/leg/back pain lately. It had been gettting worse. She figured theyed get it sorted out on her appointment in San Francisco, but didn’t think it’d be anything big. Ijust got a text message from her saying that the “pain …

Strange Attractor

Most of my friends don’t find me to be all that strange. They wouldn’t be my friends if they did now would they. Has anyone ever told you, “Like attracts like, You reap what you sow or Be careful what you wish for! or the ominous You are what you eat!”…

catch up

I apologize for the abruptness of the last post. I was really stressed out and scared, but I am a lot calmer now. I thought maybe I this might be a good time to catch up on my dad’s experience.As mentioned, my dad was diagnosed last April. He was at st…