Category Archives: Cancer

On pieces

I’m looking out the window at our apple tree all in bloom. Sitting under it and breathing deeply gives you a glimpse of heaven, just this one week or so a year, the air infused with it’s scent. It’s like … Continue reading

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Late March

It is snowing outside again today – big flakes backed by a grey sky and freezing temperatures. Even though we have lived in Northern Alberta for eleven years now, winter still feels long, each and every year. I grew up … Continue reading

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So…

(Originally written for facebook) I’ve got some not awesome news and that is that I have cancer. I haven’t been very public about this yet as I wasn’t sure until recently where this was headed (and hoping it would just … Continue reading

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Perspective and circling

I was rear ended last week and perhaps the good thing about rear ending someone who has recently been diagnosed with cancer is that (in my case anyway) they might not sweat it. Yes my car needs fixing and going … Continue reading

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