4th Cycle, 2nd Infusion – January 17, 2019

This was a quick Gemabraxine infusion with no complications and nothing much to say about the after effects other than they’ve been the same as always. I’m writing this on the Monday after so I don’t have very much need for the anti-nausea meds at this point either, although there are occasions where I’m really […]

Start of a Manifesto

A simple little article in Medium just caught my attention. It describes half of my social struggles throughout my life an gives the most simple and elegant solution. I don’t have much else to say since it pretty much sums it up completely – https://medium.com/mind-cafe/stop-trying-to-be-one-of-these-people-fe4b83666b9

Wha…? Projects? Initiatives? Business Alignment?

Summary: Executive participation is required to make strategy-based initiatives happen successfully, and without it the strategy will be hobbled or blocked completely. In other words, you cannot be a hands off executive if you want to see your strategy succeed. Something that really caught my attention in the past has been the fast and loose […]

3rd Cycle, 3rd Infusion – December 13, 2018

Hello again. It’s a dark & grey Sunday with a spitting of rain nonstop. I am soaking in anti-nausea meds. I’m beginning to correlate this peak of bad feeling with the completion of my 46 hour long pumping of 5-fluorouracil. When that finishes is when the fun begins..for something like 8 days, gradually tapering off. […]

3rd Cycle, 2nd Infusion – November 29, 2018

Ohhhhh-kay, this chemo is definitely harder to like than the previous gemi-whatever kind I was on in cycles 1 & 2. At the same time I started this new chemo the intensity levels at work jacked up, requiring more facilitating than I’d needed to do earlier. No matter who you are, facilitating is a tough […]