Category Archives: Milestones

Week 3 Post Taxol

I’m starting to feel like these posts should have a melody. Y’know, like the 12 days of Christmas, cuz I know it’s going to be a long while before I get to that single partridge in a pear tree. Some … Continue reading

Posted in Chemo, Milestones, Treatment, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

When Doves Fly

Surgery is my next big milestone. Today, on the eve of surgery, I can begin to dream of being able to spread my wings and fly again. Continue reading

Posted in Milestones, Surgery, Treatment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , ,

Week 1 Without Taxol

For several weeks, the only part of my body that didn’t hurt was my hair. Yes, I said hair. I wasn’t completely exhausted but my energy wasn’t there, either.  Continue reading

Posted in Chemo, Milestones, Treatment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , ,

Big Milestone!! Chemo is Done!

It’s been a long 5 months. The first two were the hardest. The AC chemo was harder to tolerate. It left me completely zapped more often than not. Taxol was promised to be much better. It turned out to be just different.  Continue reading

Posted in Chemo, Milestones, Treatment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,