Category Archive: Memos

Memo: In Memory of My Church Mom: The Loving Jean Miller

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Words faded into tears as the news of Jean Miller’s death sunk into our souls. Though we were separated by age, time, and space, April and I were knit into Jean’s heart. Shortly… Continue reading

Memo: April’s Breast Cancer Christmas Update (8)

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April’s cancer has settled into place like the soft Minnesota snow.  According to the last round of tests, April’s cancer has become “stable.” The tumors in her breast, back, and liver have neither… Continue reading

The Face of Cancer

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“You look good” I appreciate the compliment; I’m glad that the signs my disease and of the emotional turmoil within do not reach the surface of my face. Yet those who live in… Continue reading