Monthly Archives: October 2010

Vanity of vanities

My wife and I came to an agreement with regards to my ever expanding waistline. Marathon training starts tomorrow. The KeyBank Vermont City Marathon is on 2011-05-29 which gives me seven months to get ready. The target will be 3:30. … Continue reading

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A different feeling

Things feel different this time around. This is my wife’s third craniotomy so you think we would be used to it all by now and we are as far as the proforma goes but there is something different in the … Continue reading

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Will

When  you are looking for a lawyer or a notary there are a variety of things to take into consideration. In our case the primary consideration was the proximity of the surgery to the need for a Will and a … Continue reading

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New surgery date

The surgery has been rescheduled to November 4.

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Through a scanner

Tomorrow is scan day. We received a phone call this morning from the MNI asking that my wife be ready to be scanned at 9:30 tomorrow morning. The estimated time required to do the scan is 4 hours so that … Continue reading

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The O.R.

The O.R. is booked for Friday morning the 29th of October. That is all I know for now.

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The game

We are back to the waiting game which is about as much fun as a visit to the dentist. Waiting for the MNI to call and schedule a new MRI. Once that is done then we will be waiting for … Continue reading

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Where’s my thing…

The iPad is an easier way for someone with expressive aphasia to use a computer than a keyboard and mouse. Continue reading

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A cyst is a tumor, here is where it gets interesting

As if life were not interesting enough yesterday’s meeting with the neurologist made it all the more so. We arrived at 10:30 for our appointment and waited in the waiting room with our fellow neuro patients. It is a quiet … Continue reading

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We can dance if we want to

We are keeping the kids in the dark for now but really they have probably sussed that something is happening. We have been doing this for seven years now and the Cancer Dance is part of the family repetoire. My … Continue reading

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