Days Like Today

I woke up today with a heaviness over me. I actually felt some physical pain in my chest and arm, which obviously made me feel anxious. The weird thing was that I didn’t start… Continue reading

Do Not Be Afraid (A Theory): End of Chemo Cycle 15

“Behold, I am sending you out as sheep in the midst of wolves, so be wise as serpents and innocent as doves.” – Matthew 10:9 During this latest round of Chemo I discovered… Continue reading

What I Learned From My Top Ten Films of 2012

I’m continuing my yearly tradition of “what I learned from my favorite films of the year”. Every year there seems to be an overwhelming theme in the films released that year. For example… Continue reading

Aloha: End of Chemo Cycle 14

I was very sick the last week and half (got the flu) and am just finishing this now: After celebrating a very reassuring Clear Scan, another year of life (my birthday), and finishing… Continue reading

Where From Here? End of Chemo Cycle 13

In the wake of an unfathomable tragedy that penetrates the very depths of one’s soul, it’s been very hard to reflect as I try to do after finishing each cycle of Chemo. The… Continue reading

Continuing On: End of Chemo Cycle 12

Well, I’ve finished Chemo Cycle 12 and this should’ve been the end of my treatment, but I was given a choice whether or not to continue and I’ve chosen to do so. This… Continue reading

Clear Scan and Heroes of Hope!

In case you haven’t heard, I did get a clear scan yesterday, so thank you so much for your prayers and good vibes. I also have decided to continue my chemo treatment for… Continue reading

Election Intermission Prayer Request

I humbly ask that you take a moment to pray for a CLEAR SCAN for my MRI tomorrow morning at 7:50 AM as you wait intensely for the “returns” tonight. I hope you… Continue reading

Brick by Brick: End of Chemo Cycle 11

Just finished Cycle 11 of Chemo. One more cycle left and I’ll hit the year mark. Now, I was originally only prescribed 12 cycles but at my last oncology appointment we discussed the… Continue reading

What is my Movie Montage?

I’ve been taking the last couple months to do some soul searching. I’ve been spending a lot of time by myself (hiking, reading, writing, resting, watching entire TV series on Netflix). When I… Continue reading