“Pain,” Nathan says, “is your body’s way of telling your brain that something is wrong…. So that you, using your brain, can do something about it.” He is soft, and gentle, and I am trying not to cry. Today is … Continue reading


Let the games begin! Our new juicer arrived today! With it came more information about the nutrition part of my treatment, including some of the first basic recipes. The very most basic one is made with cucumbers, apples, kale, lemon, … Continue reading


I slept all night, again. Except this time, sometime in the middle of my dreams, without getting out of bed, I rolled from one side to another. I woke feeling amazing, and confident I was stronger than ever in my … Continue reading