Author Archives: Lady in Red

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Fire Drill

Today my office building had our monthly fire drill and while I was able to manage the first one, today’s has really hurt me. It was all I could do to not stop, drop and roll to my designated spot. … Continue reading

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X-Ray

This afternoon I had to go get an X-Ray of my spine. So far that is a CT Scan, MRI and now X-ray. Perhaps the cause of death will be from too much radiation.

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Radiation Strikes Again

Today it was confirmed that the (literally) pain in my ass is indeed more cancer and I will need to go through a brief stint of radiation. While I’ve yet to experience chemo- something that seems to be headed my … Continue reading

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I’ve Seen Too Much

I had my MRI Friday afternoon and I knew I’d be receiving my results via MyChart at some point. Well, this evening I got the “ding”. No good has ever come from my opening that Pandora’s Box- never. I was … Continue reading

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Unknown Caller

For a brief while, I was reluctantly answering unknown calls on my cell because I was awaiting calls from nurses and schedulers. After I realized that I cannot manage my own appointments since they ask too much of me, like … Continue reading

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Rewind

What I meant by my post a few days ago- the one where I mentioned that I was feeling jelly… I did not mean for anyone to feel the need to do. I just want to be remembered, like… utensils … Continue reading

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Rain Man

One of the side effects of either brain radiation or my medicine, is short term memory loss (or word recall). Additionally, I can no longer multi-task in most situations. For example, if I am on the phone with a friend, … Continue reading

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You’re Mobile?!

The past two days I’ve been walking at work. No the pain isn’t gone; it’s definitely painful to walk. Rochelle, if you’re still in the same amount of pain as before, then why are you walking? It’s simple! The doctor … Continue reading

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What Would You Do For A Klondike Bar?

I have been green with envy over another woman’s good fortune after only a few minutes in the hood. And I know that every person has their own circumstances for what they would and would not do if ever a … Continue reading

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You Spin Me Round

I am exhausted every day from waking with my high schooler at 6:30 am and then going strong til 8:00 pm. Cook, clean, work, repeat. At some point, I am going to have to focus on just the cancer just … Continue reading

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