Something I live with

Something I live with

The group ostensibly exists to provide support for vulnerable, frightened and confused Cancer patients. I.e., the kind of people in need of support. In theory they’re sharing and caring. In practice they’re shaming and blaming. Stop stressing. Eat better. Have hope. I’ve gotten accustomed to the casual Facebook companion or person on the street offering […]

Year of the Dog

Year of the Dog

A friend invites me to her annual Chinese New Year party. I look forward to it every time, this year being no exception despite my numerous surgeries and Cancer treatments. In fact, a party sounds like a welcome relief from rounds of radiation therapy, restricted diets and worrying. She and her husband are wonderful hosts, […]

The Best Part Was The Drive Home

The Best Part Was The Drive Home

The most charitable thing I can say about the group is that it isn’t “Healthy” Person Support. Any time I get together with a bunch of recovering addicts, co-dependents, or Cancer patients, I face the inescapable conclusion – we is afflicted peoples. If the addicts seem a little narcissistic, attention-loving, “Me, me, me, lemme tell […]

Ramsey Lewis Trio

Ramsey Lewis Trio

Readership of this blog plummets like a rock. ouch. My new focus is probably boring compared to when this was a blog on yoga, mediation, diet and exercise. My apologies. Were it up to me I would have stuck to plain old yoga and not the yoga for Cancer patience type. Unfortunately my original plan […]