Expecting the Worst

I have cancer and Shit Is Going Down, and I need somewhere to write about it. I want somewhere to share about what this process is like. I plan to be entirely honest here, and open. This might be disturbing to some of you, so if you're uncomfortable with that, I totally get it and encourage you to avoid reading.

Latest Blog Posts

Changes afoot!

As part of my plan to get more organized overall, I’m going to get a little more serious about my blogging. My goal is to post new content twice a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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I’m Disabled

In other words, here’s what I’m coming to terms with: I have a severe chronic illness. It takes a tremendous amount of time and energy to manage my symptoms and make the necessary accommodations for myself in order to get things done. For twenty years I didn’t do that.

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Lies My Mother Told Me

My mother told me the usual childhood lies: Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, there’s no such thing as monsters.  I understand those lies. I forgive them. What I can’t forgive are the other lies she told me. The lies she told me about myself.

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