since my internship with the department of Veterans Affairs started. Since then. my life has gone through an unusually positive period. There is so much to mention, but it does show that hard work and patience really does pay off. My job has been nothing less than a dream job that allows me to be exhibit my abilities and interests. The must exciting part was the 4-grade promotion to a permanent position within VA back in September of 2008. Since then, I have become more and more confident of my abilities and my assertiveness level has increased ten-fold.
This would not have been possible without the unending love and support of my family, especially my wife, and my friends and co-workers. I ultimately give thanks to God for guidance and wisdom when the chips were down.
Now, I have another test, which has become routine, but can have life-changing results: my annual PETScan. So far, so good, for over seven years. We are pushing for 8,9,10, 15, 20+ years of freedom from cancer. I hope I can repay this blessing though my good acts for others.
I feel: contemplative