Tag Archives: #hiscancer

Meeting Noah

When Kim was diagnosed with cancer, some things changed. A lot of things changed. I had to make a decision to move from the very nice house with a pool we were renting after a foreclosure to something that took … Continue reading

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Day 337

Today, he is patient MCAH33, his status on a large, backlit board will change from pink to green and then to yellow.  He has been stripped of all personal belongings and we have said our goodbyes and had a few … Continue reading

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Begin Again

at each day’s sunrise little red boy comes to dine begin again now   The pc sits in front of a window, covered by miniblinds with one crooked piece, right at eye level.  Three feet away, through the window lies … Continue reading

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The View From Where You Are

Mountains seem so far away as you are driving across a valley. Every mile reveals a new perspective and then a thousand more, with each bend in the road. The clouds are never the same, trees obscure your full view, … Continue reading

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R. E. S. P. I. T. E. Find out what it means to me.

People have been telling me for years,”You need to get away. Just go. Take a vacation.” It’s not that I didn’t feel like I needed it. It’s not that I didn’t see the value in doing that. It’s just that … Continue reading

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Unchartered Territory and Familiar Brick Walls

Today, unlike any day before it, I woke up to an unsettling situation.  You know that feeling of “I was afraid this was coming, but I’ve never been here before, so I wasn’t sure I would recognize it”? Yeah, that. … Continue reading

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Why Write?

It seems the more complicated life gets and the older I get the stronger the need (not an urge, not a ploy for attention, not a scheme for income, just a need…like I have to eat lunch and this thought … Continue reading

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