Tag Archives: U of M Gynecologic Cancer Clinic

Where The Popsicles Are-155

EPILOGUE “Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” Well, there you have it. “Where The Popsicles Are” has come to an end. I tried to heed the King’s advice to the White … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-122

“Do you think Dr. Carson has given up?” April was, to steal a few words from T. S. Eliot, “the cruelest month.” That is not to say it was the cruelest of the many months Joanie had been involved in … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-115

“Don’t let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.”–Anais Nin We now had until the 5th of March before we had to be back in Minneapolis to meet with Dr. Carson. The news we had received from Dr. Thomas yesterday had … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-114

“Well now we have some business to take care of.” The inexorable march of this disease since 1996 has inured us to some degree to the unpleasantness that accompanies it. Joanie, especially, seems to be vaccinated against the emotional toll … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are-106

Of PETS and Pets It was now approaching August 22nd, and the PET scan that hopefully would tell us what progress, if any, had been made following the last three chemotherapy treatments. Joanie wasn’t paying much attention to the date, … Continue reading

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