Category Archives: Pain

From another perspective …

… an exercise of writing from the perspective of someone else, proved easy and heartbreaking all at once. Broken Numb, silent and still … staring … silently screaming … now what? The telephone rang not long after I returned from … Continue reading

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What is normal?

There is a question for you, I thought my arm was normal, it felt odd but had on and off since my operations last December. I thought nothing of it really. My breast had gone back to almost normal size after … Continue reading

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The smell struck me first …

… as I walked into the Day Oncology Unit on Momday.  It wasn’t something I had noticed when I walked in that first time for an hour long education program.  It wasn’t something I noticed on that first day of … Continue reading

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The pain continues …

… heading to hospital in the morning to see the nurses to get this mess dressed … I’m in so much pain … but my brain is so scrambled I keep forgetting to take the painkillers!!! The pain is stabbing … Continue reading

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So …

… my poor skin finally gave out, i went to the hospital for dressings yesterday and the nurse said it still looked so great. There was a small five cent area at the corner under my breast that was blistering … Continue reading

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