The fire I once had in my belly was gone. It isn't empowering to me anymore. I cannot be around people that have these other agendas that have nothing to do with advocacy
Would you love me if I burned dinner? Would you love me if I forgot to buy toilet paper? Would you love me if I dented the car? Would you love me if I left Christmas shopping to the last minute? Would you love me if I'd rather stay in on a Saturday night? Would … Continue reading Would You Love Me If….
Five years ago this August, I was told I had 2-3 years left to live. Five years ago I wasn't ready to die. Today, I'm still not ready, but it's not up to me; so until that day - I have work to do. When I look back over these years since cancer invited itself … Continue reading I Still Have Work To Do
Ever since my son was 7 yrs old he had a love of computers. He discovered YouTube and found that he could watch courses taught by MIT professors. He took notes. He was fascinated. He taught himself programs like C++, Java and Unix. We were always at the library checking out books on Application Development … Continue reading My Son The Doctor
Dear Son, You just turned 16. It seems like I blinked and you went from a curious toddler to a handsome, bright young man with such a bright future within your grasp. I'm so excited for you and can't wait to see what path you choose for yourself. I'm confident you'll choose wisely. There is … Continue reading A Letter to My Son