We got up early this morning and headed down to Baylor hospital for my annual cancer exam. For 7years now, we have made this a family affair. Even though it’s a dreaded exam, somehow we manage to find beauty amidst everything. We laugh and reminisce on the exams past. How time has flown by and…… Continue reading Cancer floor waiting room
Painful Invasion of the body! Blood sucking to bare bones Preying On its host every ticking second. In Memory of a blogger friend who courageously fought Cancer.
Like an avalanche, my world was crumbling. I wanted to run, I wanted to hide, I wanted to wake up from this nightmare but no I couldn’t for that was my reality at that moment. Like I have previously mentioned, our youngest was barely a month and our oldest had just turned 2. “Lord you…… Continue reading Cancer journey; trusting God’s hand.
2011 right before my liver resection that would get rid of the right lobe of my liver which was all cancerous, I was put on a liver transplant list. Another possibility that we discussed was giving me part of husband’s liver. My thoughts amidst this; This was going to be a very painful journey It…… Continue reading Cancer journey; possible organ transplant recipient
There I was feeling stuck in that moment of pain and despair. Every part of me physically hurt and I knew I was truly dying. That was 2011, I can joyfully say that I made it through and I thank God yet again for the many people He used in my life. I spent months…… Continue reading Cancer journey; hospital nurses
A bed that should have been cold and lonely, turned out to be a warm place filled with love. The feeling of the soft yarn over my cold weary skin gave me a sense of assurance; that someone was praying for me by name, someone was thinking about me, someone loves me, and someone shared…… Continue reading Cancer journey; gifted blankets
It’s been 6 years since I had a liver resection as I have previously mentioned. My body has healed but yet still graced with a nice size scar along with little scars from draining of the fluid buildup in my belly. It’s hard to believe I was able to patiently go through that season. Don’t…… Continue reading Cancer; living with surgical scars
I still remember that season of my life like it was yesterday. It was painful and exhausting. It was draining to me and the whole family. It is a season I would take back if I could. But again, I must say that God remained sovereign throughout and taught me to completely rely on Him.…… Continue reading My cancer journey; chemotherapy
Are we statistics; That your files hold on the shelf? When you see our frail and fading bodies, Do you hurt just a little? Or… Does your blood rush in excitement of a new research subject? Turning me, him, her and the next into your lab experiments! and… exciting experiences for yet another award? Do…… Continue reading Cancer???
Dear cancer patient, I know from my own experience that your shoes are heavy, cold, painful and a lot to bare. Today I am asking you my dearest friend, to Trust!!…Yes trust the fact that God is sovereign, he loves you and He knows exactly what you are going through. He alone understands your pain,…… Continue reading Dear cancer patient