Category Archives: Prostate Cancer

Cancer Monitoring Team

Every six months I get an email from the “Prostate Cancer Monitoring Team” telling me it’s time for my six month PSA test.  The first few of these created a lot of anxiety.  As life goes on these little emails … Continue reading

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Wednesday Poetry – Cancer’s Vacation

Cancer’s Vacation Where would cancer go for a vacation? Would it fly to Hawaii and stroll on the beach? Would it send me a post card or bring me back a t-shirt? While it was gone, would I feel better, … Continue reading

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How to Help a Cancer Victim

How to Help a Cancer Victim First understand: we’re confused, we’re angry, we’re stunned, we’re overwhelmed, we don’t know what we need. Know you can’t fix it. Know we’ve heard a lot to be frightened of. Know we’re fragile. We … Continue reading

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Fighting for Your Life is Boring: A poem

Here is a poem I am working on for my cancer poetry book. Would you make any edits to this? Fighting for your life is boring Unending sameness. 6:45 a.m., parking lot with the same four cars. Truck, SUV, VW … Continue reading

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