cancer treatment

You’re Fired

This morning, I was on the receiving end of some rather unexpected news.  You’re fired!  No, I did not find myself being dismissed from either my job or from The Apprentice.  Instead, I found myself being summarily fired by my… Read More ›


When I was diagnosed with breast cancer, one of the first thoughts that came to my mind was, “I don’t have time for this.”  I remember thinking that I have two daughters, a full-time job, more than enough responsibilities, and… Read More ›

Not So Radiant

Since beginning radiation therapy last week, I have made a number of observations, some funny and some serious.  In no particular order, here’s what went down while I was being lit up: This is a tough crowd.  Like most of the… Read More ›

Mixed Emotions

Twas two days before Christmas and all through the oncology office, only a few patients were stirring, and I was one of them.  After fighting holiday traffic, or at least Louisville’s version of it, I welcomed the unexpected peace and quiet… Read More ›