Thursday, June 2, 2016
5 years 1 month
Now it gets complicated. What image do I use for 5 years and 1 month since diagnosis? I'll tell you what, this myeloma is the gift that keeps giving. Physically I'm pretty good. I'm waiting for this month's lab results. Tomorrow is Berenson. Next week, we start another cycle of maintenance. Kilimanjaro training is in full force. Beast Mode. But I'm generally tired, my gut is always a little funky from all the different meds I take. My mood is pretty good, although I can be a bit snappy lately. I realized that while I dream of the day I don't have to work and can take daily naps, I need a plan. What's my hobby? What's my passion? How will I spend my time? That's my goal this weekend, to put that vision together.
I recently met John, a fellow myeloma patient and advocate. He's involved in a program called Multiple Myeloma Journey Partners. Here...