The First Week… …That I Knew I Had Asperger’s

The week was a fresh start for me, a reboot of my past life, all new and shiny as opposed to the previous version. On Monday, I started an exciting new chapter in my professional life. I work with an email marketing services firm. They’ve been around for a little while and they have an excellent …

I can’t die, I still have to… (excuses/reasons to live) REDUX

write a book publish a book publicly admit that I write poetry own an antique typewriter that works inspire someone If I inspire you, let me know, it’s not your praise I seek… I just want to help. 😉 In fact, let each and every person that inspires you know that they’ve helped you in some way …

Stolen Samples – Cancer Diagnosis

It seemed like an eternity had passed. The doctor had left with stolen samples of my neck tissue. Laura, my wife, rocked on her heels, waiting and watching for the door to crack open and spill the truth about my diagnosis. Her hand searched out mine and found it grasping firmly. I looked into her …

It all starts somewhere…

The descent into Cancerville began on a week like any other. The only difference was that my throat had become a little ticklish and I had an occasional irritating cough.  There wasn’t any real indication of something dangerous. My week was a simple schedule, no work, my biggest concern was choosing between two job options. …

Greetings from the world formerly known as Cancerville

The only thing that sucks more than living through cancer is dying from it. That may sound morbid, but it is absolutely true. Before I survived cancer I had absolutely no idea how powerless I was capable of becoming. It’s hard for me to accept that anyone, even my wife Laura, could possibly understand what …