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Year One of “Thank God for Pneumonia, I Have Cancer”

(This was written in early September 2020, but I held off posting it as others were furiously battling. Their fights are over and they are now perfectly healed.)  With these words on August 25th, 2019, we announced publicly what I had been sharing privately since the 22nd (I knew the 20th) that I was in […]

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Still bald.. but I have eyebrows again

The same view, 8 months later. The last time Rodney was able to make this walk was October 8. This evening he made it again. God is so good!  (It took Andrea and a walking stick to make it up the hill, but we made it!) (Yes, I am drinking Plexus and rubbing my eyebrows […]

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Things I Love About My Husband’s Cancer Diagnosis – Day 41

Things I Love About My Husband’s Cancer Diagnosis Before you question my sanity, please let me explain. I cried while I was making eggs the other day. Not because the eggs were bad or the milk was soured. I cried because a thought came to my mind like an arrow. As serious as Rodney’s cancer […]

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Overwhelmed and Thankful

Overwhelmed and Thankful We are unable to begin to thank you for your support, calls, messages, and offers to do “anything we need, anytime we need it” from just so many. Over the last 48 hours, we have been reduced to tears so many times as you have communicated your love to our family and […]

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Thank God for Pneumonia — I Have Cancer

Thank God for Pneumonia — I Have Cancer Out of all the words I have ever spoken to my wife, these may have been the hardest yet. On Tuesday, August 20, my Pulmonologist’s PA told me I needed a CT scan immediately. I had been dealing with fluid on my lungs and pneumonia that seeming […]