Latest Journal posted 28 Nov 2013
Well, let us ask, "Why is this Thanksgiving different from all the others?"
Well this is the first thanksgiving after having a cancer found inside me and having it removed.
And this is what I am grateful for this year;
I am grateful for great doctors; not everywhere in the world has them.
I am grateful for my being able to afford the hospital to have the cancer removed. And that was no small cost that was paid.
I am grateful for having a job, last year I didn't have one. A job is something that makes me feel some self worth. Like I have value, at least in my own eyes.
I am very grateful this year, because someone I love - but had disappeared from this site PM'ed me -- and let me know he was still my friend. That made me cry a bit. He had something terrible, really terrible happen, and he couldn't contact me in any way to tell me what had happened. But finally, after almost two years, he found a way to get a message to me, and i...