The Weight of Air

I remember countless times in the car driving, when I would get this overwhelming pressure on my chest and all I could do was concentrate on one breath at a time. One breath at a time would hold off the suffocation. One breath at a time would allow me to take the next step. One breath at a time allowed me to survive the pain, panic and stress. Continue reading

Collateral Beauty

(Photo taken of St. Peter’s Cemetery in Salzburg, Austria) Collateral Damage = injury inflicted on something other than an intended target It is easy for us to wrap our minds around the concept that if something bad or tragic happens … Continue reading

Breaking Bread

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As America sits down this coming Thursday to celebrate Thanksgiving during one of the most tumultuous seasons in modern US history, perhaps a reminder of what the very first Thanksgiving represents for our nation is in order. Continue reading

Mashup: Why I Ride/ Cancer Cannot

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Cancer Cannot Cancer is limited. Cancer may be at the forefront of the Tour de Pier, but the people that it affects are at the heart of the event.  Patients, caregivers, family members and friends: we are the core.  It … Continue reading