ANN BAILEY: One step at a time
Published 10/25/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Sixteen months down and 10 to go.
Those numbers sum up the number of months Ellen, my 6-year-old daughter, has been in treatment for leukemia and how many she has left. In some ways those 16 months seem interminable and it’s difficult for me to recall what life was like before she was diagnosed.