Category Archives: Brain Tumor

Bag of Tricks

My Bag of Tricks

At the beginning of July I went for my regular MRI and oncology appointment. Maybe a week later I was watching Late Night with Seth Meyers. Comedian Marc Maron was a guest. During the interview Maron talked about how he

Bag of Tricks

My Bag of Tricks

At the beginning of July I went for my regular MRI and oncology appointment. Maybe a week later I was watching Late Night with Seth Meyers. Comedian Marc Maron was a guest. During the interview Maron talked about how he

DeFaced

Over the past couple years since my diagnosis, I’ve spoken with several young adult cancer survivors in person, joined some online conversations and read may articles. I’ve noticed a common theme particular to the young adult community, which is the idea

DeFaced

Over the past couple years since my diagnosis, I’ve spoken with several young adult cancer survivors in person, joined some online conversations and read may articles. I’ve noticed a common theme particular to the young adult community, which is the idea

Clear MRI, Like a Boss: testing out a new app called Studio

2 Year Surgery-aversary

It has been a while since I’ve posted, but I have a lot coming up, so I figured the time has come to make an update! February was my official surgery-aversary but last week I had my regularly scheduled MRI.

Clear MRI, Like a Boss: testing out a new app called Studio

2 Year Surgery-aversary

It has been a while since I’ve posted, but I have a lot coming up, so I figured the time has come to make an update! February was my official surgery-aversary but last week I had my regularly scheduled MRI.

Thank You, Roland!

Dear Roland, I just want to take a moment to thank you for being my MRI technician.  You’re IV was the least painful and the quickest healing I’ve ever experienced.  You were good-humored, upbeat and relaxed for 8:30 am, dissipating

Thank You, Roland!

Dear Roland, I just want to take a moment to thank you for being my MRI technician.  You’re IV was the least painful and the quickest healing I’ve ever experienced.  You were good-humored, upbeat and relaxed for 8:30 am, dissipating

“Least favorite cancer” by James C. Salwitz, MD

Recently, I saw an article written by Dr. James C. Salwitz, in which he explains why brain tumors are his least favorite cancer. While he goes into some depth explaining the widespread reach of malignant tumors (50,000 adults are affected each

“Least favorite cancer” by James C. Salwitz, MD

Recently, I saw an article written by Dr. James C. Salwitz, in which he explains why brain tumors are his least favorite cancer. While he goes into some depth explaining the widespread reach of malignant tumors (50,000 adults are affected each

Super Better!

  Just over a week ago I was having a beautiful, relaxing Saturday keeping my boyfriend company while he cleaned out his garage.  (It was relaxing for me, as he was doing the work and I was just laying outside

Super Better!

  Just over a week ago I was having a beautiful, relaxing Saturday keeping my boyfriend company while he cleaned out his garage.  (It was relaxing for me, as he was doing the work and I was just laying outside

In Wonderland

I worked on this in the spring and finished it probably the day before I left for Italy.  I pulled it out, and now I’m thinking maybe its not done… but maybe thats how everyone thinks. So I might as

In Wonderland

I worked on this in the spring and finished it probably the day before I left for Italy.  I pulled it out, and now I’m thinking maybe its not done… but maybe thats how everyone thinks. So I might as