Best news of August, though: no new brain tumors! Victory! The three lesions that remain are smaller now, thanks to the gamma knife surgery back in June.
Tomorrow, he goes to nearby Mansfield for a lower body scan — another important test — to see how his throat, lungs, lymph nodes and other gears are working after two chemo treatments. I’ll be sure to update you here.
For the next few days, I absolutely, positively must go get some work done at school. I have all but abandoned my summer preparations (and admittedly, I feel zero guilt, but no small amount of trepidation), and this music isn’t going to buy itself. School starts Monday the 21st, and I have done next to nothing.
But y’know…some things are just more important than work. Lots of things, actually. Like family and friends and enjoying life.