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Archive: 03 2013

Eventually, cancer is no excuse

The further I am from cancer treatment, the further I am from being able to use cancer as a viable excuse for my lousy physical performance. I've become accustomed to falling back on the lingering side-effects of chemotherapy and radiation as an excuse for getting out of obligations. But over the past few… Read More

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Additional resources uncovered

Last week's posting requesting your assistance in finding caregiver resources was fruitful and I thank you for your assistance.  Without editorializing on any one of the following links you may find them helpful.  I remain convinced that there is a gap in the men supporting women with breast cancer arena and… Read More

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The New Normal

*Originally written in October, 2012     I’m generally a fan of pie. Well, truthfully, it’s usually more about the pie crust but, overall, pie ends up in my good books. Lately, however, I’ve been served up a slice or two that’s been pretty tough to digest – yup, the infamous ‘humble pie’. Chock full… Read More

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Everything and Nothing

People ask me how I feel now after my incredible immersion in the culture and people of India? It is hard to put it into words but I think feelings do a better job: it is about those who have everything and nothing at the same time. People may say it is so crowded or dirty or poor. But look beyond that and… Read More

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Hungary and the Head Cold

Well, we’re in Hungary! After 10 hours of flying, 12 hours of train-riding and a few days spent in Budapest, Zsolt and I have finally arrived in the beautiful Pecs. So be prepared, because the next little while on Bumpyboobs is basically guaranteed to be adventures in Hungary-land (i.e. Magyorszag if you… Read More

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