Week 70 chemo complete: My afternoon at Lighthouse Park

Week 68 chemo complete: Watching the water flow by

On Tuesday, order I travelled to Heywood Park in North Vancouver. I sat on the rocky shore of the Mackay Creek and took in the natural beauty all around me. Being around nature always brightens my day.

To recap: On Sunday, May 29th, I completed Cycle 17 Week 4. I have Multiple Myeloma and anemia, a rare blood cancer. It is incurable, but treatable. From February to November 2013, I received Velcade chemo through weekly in-hospital injections as an outpatient. Since February 9th 2015, I have been on Pomalyst and dexamethasone chemo treatment (Pom/dex).

Weekly chemo-inspired self-portraits can be viewed in my flickr album.

Week 68 chemo complete: Watching the water flow by

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I travelled to Heywood Park in North Vancouver. I sat on the rocky shore of the Mackay Creek, what is ed
watched the water flow by and took in the natural beauty all around me. Being around nature always brightens my day.

To recap: On Sunday, May 29th, I completed Cycle 17 Week 4. I have Multiple Myeloma and anemia, a rare blood cancer. It is incurable, but treatable. From February to November 2013, I received Velcade chemo through weekly in-hospital injections as an outpatient. Since February 9th 2015, I have been on Pomalyst and dexamethasone chemo treatment (Pom/dex).

Weekly chemo-inspired self-portraits can be viewed in my flickr album.

Fraser River Canada Line BridgeMay 2014: Fraser River Canada Line Bridge

Week 69 chemo complete: Roses will always brighten my day

Most of this week I’ve been hiding out in bed, cialis 40mg
battling a cold. Although I felt quite fatigued this morning, I decided to spend some time in the rose garden at Queen Elizabeth Park. Because when I’m feeling down, roses always brighten my day.

To recap: On Sunday, June 5th, I completed Cycle 18 Week 1. I have Multiple Myeloma and anemia, a rare blood cancer. It is incurable, but treatable. From February to November 2013, I received Velcade chemo through weekly in-hospital injections as an outpatient. Since February 9th 2015, I have been on Pomalyst and dexamethasone chemo treatment (Pom/dex).

Weekly chemo-inspired self-portraits can be viewed in my flickr album.

Steveston - Canada GeeseMay 2014: Canada Geese in Stevenson
Week 70 chemo complete: My afternoon at Lighthouse Park

I’ve been fighting a cold for nearly 2 weeks, here however, I’m finally over the hump and feeling much better. Today, after a morning rain, I walked through the beautiful rainforest at Lighthouse Park in North Vancouver, admiring the old-growth Douglas Fir.

I feel so alive after breathing the fresh air. Nature rocks!

To recap: On Sunday, June 12th, I completed Cycle 18 Week 2. I have Multiple Myeloma and anemia, a rare blood cancer. It is incurable, but treatable. From February to November 2013, I received Velcade chemo through weekly in-hospital injections as an outpatient. Since February 9th 2015, I have been on Pomalyst and dexamethasone chemo treatment (Pom/dex).

Weekly chemo-inspired self-portraits can be viewed in my flickr album.

Atrium Clock - Sinclair CentreJune 2014: Atrium Clock, Sinclair Centre

About tyfn

From December 2019 I've been on Darzalex (daratumumab) IV chemo with Velcade (Bortezomib) injection chemo + dexamethasone. Have Multiple Myeloma + anemia, a rare incurable cancer of the immune system. Life goal: To spread awareness about Multiple Myeloma through my self-portraits. UBC MSc Grad.
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