It’s been quite some time. About nine months to be more exact.
When I learned about my mom’s cancer diagnosis, I was standing in front of the kitchen counter at her house, eating some candy.
Since then, we’ve been through a lot together (always with the help of friends and family, but as the first born of the family I was her main helper/nurse/positive energy coach/cook/everything else needed), therapy, a 14 hour surgery, the healing from that surgery, all until we learned that now she’s cancer free. Well, not fully recovered yet from the surgery, and in a program of frequent checks for a year, but I think that this is the end of an era, a milestone of victory!
To better things to come!