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Day +3506: How do you slow your blood…

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

“The expression on your face that told meMaybe you might have some advice to give…” Stats are a lot like statistics. If that leaves you a little puzzled, that’s ok; this blog entry is by Michael. There, the disclaimer out of the way. After the bone marrow transplant (BMT), Karen’s blood counts never really did […]

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Day +3368: “Twas Pirelli’s Miracle elixir…”

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

“That’s what did the trick, sir True, sir, true Was it quick, sir? Did it in a tick, sir Just like an elixir ought to do How about a bottle, mister? Only costs a penny, guaranteed” 2/19/2020 Greetings 2020, Can I see clearly now? Well, maybe not, but an update is a little overdue. Karen […]

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Day +2988: The odds get even – you name the game…

Monday, February 4th, 2019

“The odds get even – the stakes are the same… You bet your life…” If one were watching the documentary of life, this Episode is narrated by Marlin Perkins: ‘Here we see Jim wrestling with the lion, Maya, so that she could be safely relocated to the game preserve. Ouch! Those claws are sharp! Poor […]

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Day +2924: First you get hurt, then you feel sorry…

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

“There comes a time in a short life… 
Turn it around, get a rewrite…” This entry was actually written on Karen’s 8th rebirthday, 30 Nov 2018, where she expressed in simple eloquent form her gratefulness to be alive. And that is the overarching message – enjoy each day with eyes open. I don’t know if […]

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Day +2886: Birthday greetings, bottle of wine? …

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

“…if I had been out till quarter of three… Would you lock the door? Will you still need me, will you still feed me? When I’m Sixty-four?…” Wow, just in the nick of time – an hour from now it is Happy Birthday, Mausi! Been going through our anniversary to birthday tradition – pizza first…and […]

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