In the spring of 2016, I was looking forward to a final year of teaching sociology before a retirement promising new adventures. I felt great and had no reason to think I had any health problems. When my doctor suggested some routine blood work, I readily complied. When the results showed abnormally low white blood […]
Steve Buechler is a peer volunteer who regularly visits hospitalized transplant patients. This experience has convinced him that telling our stories is vital to sustaining us through treatment and into recovery. He is also on the community advisory board of the WISE (Writing for Insight, Strength and Ease) Study to promote writing by and for cancer patients.
His memoir How Steve Became Ralph: A Cancer/Stem Cell Odyssey (with Jokes) provides a fuller version of his cancer story, and it is available from writtendreams.com as well as Amazon or Barnes and Noble.
His website is at https://www.stevebuechlerauthor.com and he is on Facebook at SteveBuechlerAuthor.