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Running for My Life · 2d ago

Ear today, pain tomorrow

Glad that the procedure is over Yesterday I had another Mohs surgery, this one to remove a basal cell carcinoma from an inside part of my ear. It is the area above your earlobe, the little b...
Running for My Life · 1W ago

Look Ma, two hands. (Well, actually arms).

Two arms are better than one at ECP at Dana-FarberThe new machines for extracorporeal phot...
Running for My Life · 1W ago

Thinking about the things that hit me

View from the Hudson River bike and jogging path, uptownIt hit me that a week ago I was jo...
Running for My Life · 2W ago

Quick and pitch perfect trip to New York

Spot at 112th StreetI liked the Dear Evan Hansen cast album that Katie played for me, but I didn't totally get it until we saw the Tony-Award-winning show last week. I am as in love as the n...
Running for My Life · 1M ago

After a bad day in Boston, a better one

Talking up a storm at home away from homeAfter the dismal day with the mixed up transportation last Wednesday, things looked up the next day. Determined not to spend too much money (by taking an Uber or a cab) to get back down to Dana-Farber from New...
Running for My Life · 1M ago

Transportation screwup and another skin cancer

In the matter of getting to Dana-Farber, just having a nice driver doesn't guarantee a goo...
Running for My Life · 1M ago

Don't count your chicken's before they're hatched

I think I might have jinxed myself the other day when, after the driver taking me to Bosto...
Running for My Life · 1M ago

On the road by bike, car, train and foot

With transplant recipient Mary Turnullo in DanversYesterday I was dragging my feet when I ...
Running for My Life · 2M ago

'Running for My Life' earns best blog award

I'm not that big on promoting myself, though I guess I should be. That's how freelancers get more work.It probably stems from my reporter's sensibility that you don't make yourself the focus...
Running for My Life · 2M ago

Fun with kids and at Dana-Farber

Minnehaha Falls, MinneapolisAfter a couple of downbeat posts about neuropathy and nightmares, it's time for some (mostly) fun stuff.I had a great four days in Minneapolis with Katie, arrivin...