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Some Words Are Hard To Shake

It’s not everyday you are told you will only have 6 months to live if you stop taking chemo. That’s what my oncologist told my wife and I nearly 6 months ago. His words still echo in my ears. Those words hit me like a freight train. My knees buckled. What are you suppose to do with news like that? I remember leaving his office in a fog. I was confused. What just happened? What did he just say? Jamie…

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What A Ride!

No one hands you an instructional manual when you are diagnosed with cancer. Yes, sure, doctors do their best to prepare you for the upcoming battle, but nothing can fully prepare you physically, spiritually, and especially mentally for what you are about to face. You can read books, ask questions, watch testimonials, and do whatever else you would like to do, it still won’t be enough to fully prepare yourself and your family. This isn’t a 100 metre sprint. This…

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A Facebook Message

I received this last night and wanted to share it here. I know this note isn’t just for me – there are a lot of people going through difficult times right now – so this applies to you as well! I want to keep the author anonymous, but he needs to know how timely, how accurate, and important this note is to me. THANKS! Here is the Facebook message… Sean, it’s hard for me to articulate my thoughts about all…

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Prisoner

I feel like a prisoner at times. I know I shouldn’t always go by my ‘feelings,’ but hey – I’m human. Confined. Trapped. Isolated. I just want to feel normal again… When will all of this be over? Is this what the rest of our future looks like? These are just a couple of questions I have. Overwhelmed. Anger. Darkness. Sinking. Suffocating. These are just some of the thought processes I have had over the past few days. Fun times!!…

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Selfish Cancer

A post from Jamie… This is our reality from time to time… More and more I am beginning to recognize how selfish cancer is. It has absolute no consideration for any one person or thing and has only one thing in mind…that is to devastate and destroy exactly that in which it chooses to attack or find residency in. I am on the outside of this all. Yes, my family is greatly impacted by this very real nuisance, but cancer…

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