Day 7

Day 7 of treatment. Contemplating a lot tonight on what a difference a week makes. If all goes well, tonight will be the last night we spend in this room. I’ve packed almost all of our things, though the cards still line the walls and our altar and prayer flags remain. I won’t rush it… Continue Reading Day 7

Day 6

Four words I never thought I’d say: HOORAY for Leukemic Mouthwash! This morning the imaginary “cracks” in Benji’s mouth felt worse–kind of a repeat of yesterday, but intensified by hunger, and by being poked and prodded for a week. After much deliberation, he decided to be brave (a frequent occurrence) and take the numbing liquid,… Continue Reading Day 6