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Where The Popsicles Are-23

“I don’t think I can do this.” The drive back to Bismarck was quiet. Joanie spent most of the ride with a Kleenex in her hands, occasionally picking up another one after she had shredded the previous one. We both … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-18

Radiation over, homeward bound. “Drugs are not always necessary.  Belief in recovery always is.”  ~Norman Cousins Norman Cousins, the author of “Anatomy of an Illness,” details in his book a unique partnership between him and his doctor, a partnership that … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-17

Hope and numbers. “There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something better tomorrow” –Owen Swett Marden When it came to Joanie’s attitude about cancer, and what she was going … Continue reading

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