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Where The Popsicles Are-78

Sonofabitch! The thing about cancer is it taunts you. It gives you hope, then dashes it. It gives you a reason to celebrate, followed by a reason to be so goddamn mad you want to hit something. It gives you … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-51

Another disappointment. The thing about this goddamned disease, cancer, it’s like a pit bull. Once it sets its teeth, it doesn’t want to let go. Just about two weeks from the time we got Joanie back home from 25 days … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-50

No applesauce in our house. The happiness of getting Joanie home was tempered after a short while with the reality of the situation. Now my job as caregiver would take front and center of my consciousness. Even though she was … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-39

“Home by the 1st.” One of the gifts Joanie got was a Walkman and a tape of the highlights of Les Miserables.    She wasn’t going to use it for a while, so I opened it today and it reminded … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-31

The night before. I like the night time. Something happens when the darkness slowly creeps in and quietly wraps its arms around you, your hopes and fears, and holds on tight. The lights you see then, are warmer and brighter, … Continue reading

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