Category Archives: Prostate Cancer

Book Progress

I’ve been at work on my cancer poetry book.  It is hard to measure progress, but I am up to 34 pages of stuff.  There are 18 poems and five or six pages of other ‘stuff.’  I am still not … Continue reading

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December 7th

“Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy …” Franklin D. Roosevelt, December 8, 1941 in a speech to congress asking for a declaration of war. This day was a defining day in the lives of my parents.  … Continue reading

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Following the Energy

Follow the energy. That’s the advice I most often give to writers.  Sometimes I even follow it myself.  The last few weeks, I’ve been following it to places I never thought I’d go.  First place is poetry and second is … Continue reading

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Blood Test this Week

The PSA Prostate specific anxiety Just a little poke Just one little vile My future in a number Just a little number Just one What will it be? Uncontrollable Unknowable. Am I doomed? or am I freed from the slow … Continue reading

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