Not Your Typical Coping Mechanism
What I tell my bone marrow after my blood counts recover:


After I submit a urine sample without the nurse even having to ask:

After the doctor announces that it’s time for more chemo:

After a week on steroids

When the infusion pump alarms just as you fall asleep…

The Day After Chemo…

When they tell you that a particular chemo “isn’t that bad”

Trying to feel sorry for yourself after seeing the little kids at the clinic:

In the days following a chemo infusion:

My reaction to the doctor after she explains how chemo works: