Tag Archives: Living With A Spouse With Cancer

The Robin and the Shark

The seven-year-old mind amazes me.  Brooklyn took this short story she had written home from school this week.  I typed it here word for word.  There’s a great lesson buried in here.  ‘Once upon a time there was a Robin and a … Continue reading

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There’s No “I” in Team

This morning I looked in the mirror and realized that the reflection back was looking beat up.  In the middle of the night, Lindy had been throwing up and had retreated to the pullout couch in our living room.  She’s … Continue reading

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Mr. Can’t Fix It

Guys like fixing things. It’s how we’re wired. I’m not one of those guys that can fix much. In fact, I consider myself fairly dangerous with power tools. When something breaks around the house, I usually struggle with what to … Continue reading

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You Got This Brother

Yesterday, Lindy and I were back to The University of Michigan Cancer Center for her six week check up. Before the actual appointment she had a blood draw to check various levels. As we sat in the large lab waiting … Continue reading

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