I Go Dark Sometimes

In case you haven't noticed, I haven't written in a year. You can call it writer's block and that wouldn't be wrong, but I also tend to hunker in and withdraw when I need to recharge my battery. Those who know me well understand this and somehow (because they are AWESOME), they don't hold it … Continue reading I Go Dark Sometimes

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Hidden Track

Do you remember the first time you ever heard the hidden track on the Nirvana Nevermind album? It was a super cool discovery. Maybe it was cool because it made me feel like I had to be patient enough to discover it. It was like a REWARD for being zoney, for enjoying ten straight minutes of … Continue reading Hidden Track

You had to be a BIG SHOT, didn’t you?

Have you ever heard the phrase “If we eliminate the source, we eliminate the problem”? That’s kinda how I’m thinking about these Zoladex shots I have to get. Let me explain in a very unscientific way. My former cancer cells had these little antennae-like receptors on them that basically acted like straws. The straws sucked … Continue reading You had to be a BIG SHOT, didn’t you?

I’m the odd woman out – Unless I’m with my Lady.

I'm the only girl in my house and sometimes its really hard to stay feminine. Here's a great example: I've learned that interrupting my boys’ conversations with butt jokes and farts gets me noticed. So much so, in fact, that I’ve started to do that during adult conversations. It doesn’t seem to have quite the same effect on adults. … Continue reading I’m the odd woman out – Unless I’m with my Lady.

A Badass Sword – It’s What Every Breast Cancer Patient Needs

Thank gawd for capitalism and early Halloween catalogs in September. They came just in time for my low white blood cell count. Low white blood cell numbers mean that I've become the girl in a bubble. I haven’t gone out in public because I can’t fight infections, so I’ve accepted the fact that I have … Continue reading A Badass Sword – It’s What Every Breast Cancer Patient Needs