Monthly Archives: October 2019

Living in the Realm of Possibilities

September 15-October 8: The landscaping company comes to give an estimate on yard work, which includes cutting down the dead arborvitae tree that makes me think of my cancerous lung. I love editing on my new sun porch! Faithful pups … Continue reading

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Living in the Realm of Possibilities

September 8. In the afternoon, I take Schatzi and BoPeep to Barkefellers, a kennel for pampered dogs. Most of the dogs I’ve seen there are purebreds, but my little mutts have attitude and fit right in. Schatzi, who has separation … Continue reading

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Living in the Realm of Possibilities

September 1. The “ber” months are here. I’d say “brrr,” except the coldest months don’t end in b-e-r.  The “ary” months are colder, and maybe even the one ending in “rch.”  I think about death, but I started preparing for … Continue reading

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Living in the Realm of Possibilities

23 August. I grow impatient hearing nothing about the biopsy and call the Oncology Department to tell the person answering the phone that if nobody there can take care of me, I’m going somewhere else. Person tells me that if … Continue reading

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Living in the Realm of Possibilities

August 19: PET scan day. Two days ago, someone from the Oncology Department called to say I could eat and drink before six-thirty the morning of the scan, which is scheduled for10:30. I ate one half of a Rice Krispy … Continue reading

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