July 31, 2017: Twenty-First Century Marriage

One year ago today, Matt was away on his corporate retreat. We didn’t text very much, and when we did exchange messages, they were quick updates about our days. Instead of texting, Matt called me. Phone calls were highly unusual for us, reserved solely for emergencies and Matt’s work trips. Whenever Matt was away for … Continue reading July 31, 2017: Twenty-First Century Marriage

July 30, 2017: Hope Ground Into Conviction

When Matt slept late on July 30, 2017, I remember not feeling too worried. He had good reasons for sleeping in. Not only had we been out late the night before, but also, our new nurse at Duke had warned us that Matt might begin to feel the effects of the chemo around week three, … Continue reading July 30, 2017: Hope Ground Into Conviction