Category : Transplant Journey

A Time to Laugh and a Time to Dance

Today, December 13, 2012 is the first anniversary of my stem-cell transplant. I want to thank all my family, friends and the care staff at St. James Hospital for their prayers, love, care and support, without which I won’t be here today. A very special thank you, to my brother Mahesh, who unselfishly, without being … Continue reading A Time to Laugh and a Time to Dance

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  • December 13, 2012

The War is not over!

The celebrations had begun as we thought it is all plain sailing from here. We were on the home stretch we all thought. Well, the cancer cells said otherwise; “you may have won the last battle but the war is far from over”. Today, Thursday, August 16, 2012 I had a DLI. A topup! DLI … Continue reading The War is not over!

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  • August 18, 2012

Amazing Grace

Day 144. I haven’t visited my blog in many weeks. ‘ All things must pass’ and yes I have made it to the other side. Did you know that this phrase comes from the bible? “see that ye be not troubled: for all these things must come to pass” This series of blog posts have … Continue reading Amazing Grace

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  • May 5, 2012

“Dad, you’re not listening with your Eyes”

Day +82. It must be over 3 weeks since I last updated my blog. Today was a red letter day. Though, it is fair to say that there have been a few red letter days since my last update. I drove to the airport (and back) this evening, the first time since I went to … Continue reading “Dad, you’re not listening with your Eyes”

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  • March 4, 2012

Change your Mind, Change your Future

Day +54, I am getting closer to the first hundred days. It has been tough going for the last couple of weeks and it seems like I am battling with my mind. Just trying to deal with fatigue. I don’t feel like doing anything. I must find a way to handle this. The blog was … Continue reading Change your Mind, Change your Future

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  • February 5, 2012