‘Serendipity’…a story of friendship and support

My best friend from Indonesia, Tya, wanted to learn how to use an animation program.  She chose to make her first video about our serendipitous friendship, as well as raise awareness about the National Brain Tumor Society's Boston Brain Tumor Ride.  Tya is helping organize a group of virtual riders who will participate in the ride …

Past (and current) Inspiration – Patriots Super Bowl Champions…a hopeful serendipity!

11 years ago, the Patriots won the Super Bowl just two weeks before my surgery.  A year into my successful recovery, the Patriots won again.  11 years later, and just a week before I begin treatment, the Patriots are Super Bowl champions...perhaps a hopeful serendipity?!  Hoping the pattern continues, and that next year I am …

Medical Update 3: On Feeling Powerless, Moving Forward, and my Treatment Plan

Since my last medical update, a lot has happened in a short amount of time.  I have been writing throughout the past week about what has been going on, so instead of separating it into different blog posts, I have put it all under one post with multiple sections: Part 1:  Written Wednesday, January 14th …