Facebook Sharing

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Decided to (finally) let everyone know about my tumor and the surgery on Facebook.  And 240 likes and 258 comments!  Thank you everyone for responding and supporting me!! Here’s my post: “Update – I had a big brain tumor!! It…

Operation Day

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(Yes, adding this afterward…)  Day of my surgery.  Here’s what the surgeons and hospital call it: Awake left temporal stereotactic craniotomy with tractography for resection of temporal insular glioma. The operation ended up taking about 12 hours I’ve been told. …

Gail's Diary

Diary: Sun, 21 Aug 2016

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Yesterday was a good day overall. Got stuff done out back, cleaning in bedroom… Had a great Thai dinner and watched the sunset at Crystal Beach. Until last night going to bed when I realized it was Saturday and the…

Crystal Beach Sunset

Sunset Beauty

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My mother is staying with us, so we went to a yummy Thai food dinner, then over to pretty Crystal Beach to watch the sunset.  I always take a lot of photos, but I must say, this sunset came out…

Gail's Diary

Diary: Sat, 20 Aug 2016

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It’s been just over two weeks since I was diagnosed as having a brain tumor.  Wow.  Now, I understand why I haven’t written anything in an overwhelming situation.  Also, finally remembering that writing has helped me so much over the…