Archive for October 2014

My perfect day without Melanoma

Welcome to Blogapalooz-hour, Vol. XIV. Tonight we are to write, in an hour, about our perfect day, whether in fantasy or reality. Maybe one day my idea of a perfect day will be reality, but for now it’s pure fantasy. Because I write about cancer. Melanoma specifically. And it isn’t going anywhere any time soon.... Read more »

My old tan is trying to kill me again.

That tan I used to have? It’s trying to kill me again. I’m so hoping that by now you know that melanoma is no joke. I was diagnosed Stage IIIb in July, 2011 and in November, 2012 progressed to Stage IV. There is no Stage V. Recent scans were not kind. I have a new brain tumor... Read more »