Now I Wait…

Now I Wait…

Alrighty then. So here I am waiting in a quiet space on the second floor of a hospital outside of the surgical unit. As I listen to the Patriot's Day film soundtrack, I am reminded of nearly everything we have been through with Lucas up to this point. All of the trauma, the surgeries, the [...]

Day +365

Day +365

October 25, 2017 was the day my son got his life saving bone marrow transplant. Today is his 1 year "Re-Birthday" anniversary. I should be thrilled. We should all be so very happy that he is here, and he is alive. Believe me when I tell you that I'd be heartbroken if he weren't here [...]

Bone Marrow, What?

Bone Marrow, What?

Is This Really Happening? The time has come. The fantasy of my son just squeaking by on his medications, and looking healthy to the untrained eye... Has come to an end. Lucas will be admitted to The Dana Farber / Boston Children's Pediatric Transplant Center on October 16th. That's less than a month away, and [...]