The day care in the oncology department is the ultimate life-leveler. Old,young and children. Rich and not so rich. Everyone has a bed or a chair – whatever they choose. Partition is only symbolic – perhaps a curtain or something. Conversations are inevitable and so is overhearing conversation. More entertaining than any book is the … More Life..Wife..nothing stops
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs) Q1. How are you? How are you feeling? A- Good. Q2. So are you cured? A- err..no..not really..well yes..for the time being..not in treatment. Q3. So are you feeling good? A- well – good within the framework of cancer. Q4. How’s the food? A- Great! Q5. So why are … More FAQs
I UNDERSTAND. This statement and its presence in my life is almost hysterical. In the last two years, the amount of things I have ‘understood’ as well as the amount of times I have been ‘understood’ would easily be beatific if not saintly. Since I have ‘nun’ such ambitions, have found the most peaceful way … More I UNDERSTAND
FIVE YEAR survival rate is the benchmark of a cancer prognosis. You are considered a survivor if you stay cancer-free for five years. Or your prognosis is based on the “five year” statistics of the kind of cancer you have been diagnosed with along with the stage it has been discovered at. Any time that … More The 5 year conviction
Spiritual / Spirituality – these words connoted a personal space, whatever it meant and however you practiced it – in my growing up years. When and how they became the “business” of every one around must have happened in the intervening years. I seemed to have missed the hype or perhaps unconsciously kept it out … More Spirituality Ahoy!!