Tag Archives: Relay for Life

Day 205; Footnotes of A Big Deal For Me.

Have you ever wanted so badly to do something, but were afraid? The pesky what if’s running rampant in your mind. Making you physically ill, trembling badly and wanting only to turn and run. But when and if you do, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday my Brother I Miss You

 Today, my brother, is your birthday. Are birthdays celebrated in Heaven? Or do you celebrate your day of arrival home? Maybe both. I wonder, if you have any idea how badly you are missed? I know you would be so … Continue reading

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Day 134; Footnotes of Missing (out)

 Tomorrow, May 15th, the Jeep group that I am part of will be participating on what is a rather large event. National Go Topless day, the jeeps will be topless. Since the top will not come off my Compass, I … Continue reading

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Reasons Why I Participate In Relay For Life

 And have for the last thirteen years. I went for a physical not long after my fiftieth birthday. During that visit, the doctor told me that he thought it time for me to have a mammogram. Before that he had … Continue reading

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Day102; Footnotes of a Good Day

 I don’t know. This morning I either saw a ghost cat, yet one more cat among the many, or Mustard, the cat that has been missing for weeks, was in my back yard this morning. I really doubt that it … Continue reading

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Why I Risk so Much

       Why?            Why would I risk annoying people and have those same people start avoiding me? “Oh there she comes….HIDE!” Why, do I continue to write about, to speak about, to basically almost live and breathe Relay for … Continue reading

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Relay Part Two and why it was needed

Our scheduled Relay for Life event on May ninth, was pretty much a non event. Mother Nature struck and struck hard. To call it a wash out is not completely accurate. There was much more to it than that.  On … Continue reading

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Until it is a threat no more

Why do I do it? Why can I not just say, “yes, I’m a survivor” and let it go at that? Why must I continue to speak out? Why do I continue to participate in Relay for Life? Why do … Continue reading

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Baggin’ It; In Memory or In Honor of..

               Have you ever attended a Relay for Life event?  Arriving you see the signs, the banners announcing the event, staged at the entrance to the track. Your eyes scan the many tents that fill the area around the field. … Continue reading

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The Challenge Has Been Made, are you up for it?

This is part of an email that was waiting for me when I got home from work this afternoon: It’s a 48 Hour Challenge! Raise just $48 in the next 48 hours to help finish the fight! Let’s see how … Continue reading

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