Feb 2012 - Old fat guy - recovering cancer surgury - I lost a battle - but I will win the war
July 2014 - Recovering cancer surgury (again) - I lost another battle - but I (still) will win the war
January 2016 - No body parts lost for over a year!!! - Cancer and I - have played to a Stalemate!!!!!
March 2016 - Great result of - 6 - quarters on cancer tests!! OL - Chop be around for a while!!!
February 2017 - Back to Chemo and Proton radition for six weeks - battle resumed!!
May 2017 - Seemingly good results - all pain is gone - PET scan in June - perhaps another draw with chop and cancer in 2017!!!!
October 2017 - The battle resumes - All chemo and radiation options no longer viable - we will see what happens next!
October 2018 - still around - using last ditch chemo that causes sever foot pain -
February 2019 : Had (11) hour surgury in december / removed all cancer - (for now)
Sept - 19 : Loosing war this time - just waiting for the sickle to catch me!! - Fellow chess players are a mind calming respite from reality - THANK YOU ALL!!!