If you read "My Cancer Journey: One Year in a Nutshell" and wondered why I only encapsulated what felt like a very long year, dealing both with the COVID pandemic and my experience with cancer, well, here is your answer. I did contemplate blogging every day to memorialize my experience with cancer as so many others have done. Honestly, at the point of not knowing whether I would live another … [Read more...]
Rants, raves and thoughts about topics such as politics and religion.
After the horrific experience with the locum at my doctor's office on July 26th, 2019, where the locum pronounces me dead, our Canadian / British Columbia medical system took over... thank goodness! I was booked for multitudinous tests and doctor appointments (see list below), including one with my own doctor who discovered a suspicious piece of skin on my perineum and so I was sent for more … [Read more...]
I bring you GOOD news! From today forward this year gets lighter and brighter… by at least a minute every day, even though it has been snowing here all day. Yay! We hope these greetings find you and yours healthy, happy, and planning holiday celebrations that keep you healthy, happy and SAFE. Ed, Jasper, and I are all doing very well. We stacked a cord of wood yesterday morning in record … [Read more...]
Back in early July 2019, I was traveling to a health facility in Thailand, which required a number of medical tests at the hospital in Trat prior to my arrival at the facility in Ko Chang. After the tests were complete, I had a consultation with a doctor at the hospital, who informed me that they'd spotted a lesion on my left lung, which he told me was most likely cancer, barring the … [Read more...]
I've been worried about drones since their advent, and my early concerns are now coming true. Almost 10 years ago, I phoned the RCMP to alert them to drone activity within the Penticton airport control zone. I was told to call the Penticton Flight Service Station, which I did. The Penticton Flight Service Station told me to call the RCMP. ARGH. No one had a freakin' clue. Nor did … [Read more...]