breast cancer, chronic illness, Recovery Days, warrior, writing, writing life

Short Wednesday Update: Halfway thru Radiation and 300 Day Streak!

I am officially halfway through my radiation treatments! It really sucks, but I'm halfway there. I am just trying to focus on the finish line at this point. But the real thing I am celebrating today, through all of the awfulness of everything, my writing streak has hit 300 days! Woot! Have a good rest… Continue reading Short Wednesday Update: Halfway thru Radiation and 300 Day Streak!

breast cancer, chronic illness, Recovery Days, service dog, writing life

Sunday Summaries #34: Second Week of Radiation and Doggie toes

It has been a rough week. For everyone and everything. I'm trying to distance myself from the news and the ugliness of what is happening everywhere, mostly because I can barely handle what is happening inside of my own house. It was my second week of radiation and I feel like I have been run… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #34: Second Week of Radiation and Doggie toes

breast cancer, chronic illness, Recovery Days, service dog, warrior, writing

Sunday Summaries #33: First Week of Radiation and Fatigue

I started radiation on Tuesday. The doctor came in to warn me that with my chronic illness, the fatigue would probably set in immediately. Most people it takes about a week. I was not happy with this information, but figured that since I deal with fatigue all the time, whatever. Around 4:00, the fatigue hit… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #33: First Week of Radiation and Fatigue

breast cancer, chronic illness, Recovery Days, service dog

Sunday Summaries #32: Ready for Radiation and Dog Stuff

This last week has been all about Amos. His toe isn't healing quite right, so we are going to have to take him into the vet again. But this last week was all about keeping him off his foot and waiting to see if an antibiotic would help. It seems to be getting better very… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #32: Ready for Radiation and Dog Stuff

COVID-19, New book, Reading, Recovery Days, service dog, writing

Sunday Summaries #30: Healing and Working

I have finally been getting a little more focus back this last week. Writing, reading. Remembering what day it is. I have been plugging along with the writing. Streak is intact. New book in the works. Feeling a little more focused than I have in months. Just a little reminder that The Wild Hunt is… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #30: Healing and Working