Tag Archives: Transplant

Day – 6 and Counting

I’m glad today is over. We started out being early for everything, blood/specimen collection and a CT of the sinuses (just regular sinusitis as it turned out) then things kind of went to pot, timing wise. We waited for one … Continue reading

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T-17: Goin’ back to Houston, Houston, Houston

Dean Martin had it at least partially correct; we’re goin’ back to Houston, but not because it is gettin’ lonely in this old town. We will leave all of our friends behind and go to the big city because that … Continue reading

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T-29: Goodbye ABT-199

Goodbye my friend. It has been a pleasure knowing you. We first met nearly nine months ago. I was perhaps a bit apprehensive, but you were confident. I hoped you could help me; nothing else had. You came into my … Continue reading

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Leaving a Legacy

It all started when I read a post on Beating Blood Cancer. In this post, Vicky Forster a cancer research scientist writes about work she does under the title “How Do Scientist Use Leukemia Cells in Research?” The post describes … Continue reading

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T-47

I woke up at 1:30 AM this morning, thinking, and couldn’t go back to sleep. Like most sleepless thoughts, these weren’t terribly productive. I was thinking about this T- count thing I have going on. Yup. Not terribly productive. You … Continue reading

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T-49

While my grandsons picked up clippings from our long overdue fence line clean-up, I began to think back to my early teen years. I told them this story.  When I was about your age, maybe a bit younger, I worked … Continue reading

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T-75

 So I have my “To-Do” list which contains 18 items. I have completed 5 items and have a 6th at a point where it could be called complete. If Melanie doesn’t add to the tasks, I can consider myself 1/3rd … Continue reading

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