Monthly Archives: September 2011

“home, is where I want to be, but I guess I’m already there…”

“It’s a shame to be caught up in something that doesn’t make you absolutely tremble with joy” – Julia Child …perhaps one of my favorite celebrities and most beloved of all quotes. Thank you Julia. And by golly, radiation and … Continue reading

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Family Perspectives: “Prostrated”

My mother recently published a piece on the NCCN website (National Comprehensive Cancer Center) By Beverly Green The Big “CA” That day I opened my husband’s mail – something I had never done before. The return address was from the … Continue reading

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“Trilogy – Power. Precision. Versatility”

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ― Maya Angelou Imagine a small airport terminal at 3:00 AM. There was a silent, somewhat eerie calm to the … Continue reading

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The weight…the wait…the hourglass

Dreamscapes of late include rushing water, deep crevasses, and sliding, curiously, down mountains of shattered safety glass. I find myself swimming in a vivid sea of color and it takes little time to realize that I am completely out of … Continue reading

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a man, a cup overfloweth…

This post is inspired by and in memory of a remarkable man, whose very image gives me warmth and a smile. Edmund Brelsford passed away a few days ago, leaving a very empty space in our universe. For beautiful Edmund … Continue reading

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\kə-ˈmyü-nə-tē\

As the shaman on the NYC subway I have mentioned in previous posts continues to whisper in my head: “I’m a lucky man.” Yes I have brain cancer. Yes it is extremely rare. Yes there is no cure. There is … Continue reading

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‘Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.” ~Lord Byron

“Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.” ~Alice Walker The pearlescent, azure-hued soft fullness of a gently embraced blueberry, pulled with two or three delicate … Continue reading

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