Lois Hjelmstad

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Compassion and courage for the times you need it.

Oh, no, not another checkup?!

Checkup The checkups still cause a tightness in my chest– a primal fear Every three months the doctors poke and question– Any bone pain? Appetite OK? Muscle weakness? Headache? Nausea or vomiting? Every six months the lab tests and x-rays question, too– CBC? CEA? LDH? CA 27-29? Shadow on the screen? Each time I pray […]