My Word of the Week: Plans

My Word of the Week: Plans

plans – noun \ˈplanz\ : a set of actions that have been thought of as a way to do or achieve something : something that a person intends to do __________ I’ve got plans. Big plans. Just this weekend, my husband and I finalized our plans for a beach vacation with...
Being Still

Being Still

Monday night, the night before another doctor’s appointment, I was lying in bed expecting a sleepless night. Not that I wanted to go into a day of potentially bad news feeling tired and irritable, but I know the routine. Earlier that evening, feeling on the...

Looking Ahead

Last week at work, I was talking with my boss about some upcoming duties, and in a moment of clarity, I realized that I was in over my head on a couple of projects. I asked her if there was any way we could change things around a bit, and she said it would be no...
Of Pride and Pall-bearers

Of Pride and Pall-bearers

Last Thursday, I was in the surgery preparation area of St Vincent Hospital, in the middle of chapter three in the story of my cancer. Mark, a medical assistant, had come to get me from the waiting room, and after stopping to get my weight and height, I was now...