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Midwesterner. cancer survivor landlady afghan maker

Whisper My Secert by JB Rowley


This book is a beautiful love story. Also of the endurance of the human spirit. When life throws you such a bad curve,it’s amazing how some people manage to survive.Great story,JB! Thanks to Amazon.com for my Kindle! Advertisements

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Event in Small Town


Friday night about 8:45 there were loud booms everywhere in town. I couldn’t tell where they were coming from.Bombs, maybe? I called friends.They didn’t know.Finally about 30 minutes later, I decided to go to bed and forget about it. The … Continue reading

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Courage


John Wayne said “Courage is being scared to death,but saddling up anyway”. That can be said about cancer patients. There you sit waiting for your unknown treatment and being told nothing. People, that’s PANIC. This is small town thinking so … Continue reading

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Reality


It has been said that “Acting is the illusion of reality”. When you are concerned about cancer returning you feel as if you are an actor trying to give the illusion that you are fine. In doing this sometimes you … Continue reading

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Morale Up


I am finally feeling better after my latest cancer scare. It seems to take longer to get myself under control each time this happens. I project myself into the future and see chemo and nausea and being treated as though … Continue reading

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End of the Line


Some times you feel as though time is running out and there is something behind you that is slowly catching up with you and it isn’t good. I have days like that when I feel like giving up but something … Continue reading

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Killing the Host


In a book I was reading about Indians of the old west and they had a saying about mistletoe. It lives off a limb then the limb dies. I thought of cancer and how is like that in that it … Continue reading

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