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Tuesday, November 8th: Dig Deep by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Here I am, in the wee hours of the morning in  the Queen City and it's been awhile since I've posted.  I am still surprised at the amount of traffic this website gets, even ... Read on »
Monday, July 18th: The 6 month finger crossing expedition by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer No pictures. No fancy riddles or rhymes. Just the 6 month finger crossing ritual. It started last week with a tasty mochaccino barium ... Read on »
Friday, May 20th: Diagnosis Day by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer May 20, 2009 - May 20, 2011 2 years 24 months 730 days May 20th is this Bill Baker's 'diagnosis day' - a day that all cancer patients face. ... Read on »
Wednesday, September 8: Open your wallet. by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I know it's been a while, as I've got a lot to say. But for now, look at this video and think seriously about supporting this cause. Not for me, but for yo ... Read on »
Saturday, May 15th: The beat goes on.... by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer So here I am, within 5 days of the one year anniversary of my diagnosis, writing in the wee hours of the morning in the study. I know I said a post or two back that I'd b ... Read on »
Monday, March 29th: Sweet Victory by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Round one: Beat cancer Round two: Baby daughter, Elaina Score: Baker 2, Cancer 0. It's a best of 3 - I win. Suck it, Cancer. Read on »
Monday, March 1st: Goodbye to my Rocky Mountain High by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Yes, I'm still alive and am continuing to kick cancer in the nuts. In fact, those of you who interact with me in person will, from time to time, be given the pleasure of se ... Read on »
Wednesday, December 23rd: It's all for the rest of us! by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer It's here - the anticipation amongst all of your family and offspring has reached a maddening crescendo - it's time for Festivus! Those of you who are fan ... Read on »
Wednesday, December 16th: The many hats of friendship by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer There is an old scripture I remember from my days in Sunday School which can be summarized by the statement "a prophet is unloved in his hometown". Before I go ... Read on »
Thursday, November 26th: THE THANKSGIVING 'MAGIC EYE' IMAGE by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Remember the 'Magic Eye' episode of Seinfeld? Take a look at this image below and focus on the middle - do you see it? If you can't see it (I can't see magic ... Read on »
Thursday, November 26th: THE THANKSGIVING 'MAGIC EYE' IMAGE by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Remember the 'Magic Eye' episode of Seinfeld? Take a look at this image below and focus on the middle - do you see it? If you can't see it (I can't see magi ... Read on »
Sunday, November 15th: A year in the life of Mr Toad's Tunnel by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer As I enter my last week of radiation treatments it's as if I'm nearing the light at the end of this particular tunnel of my life - a very dark, confusing, treacherous, yet s ... Read on »
Sunday, November 15th: A year in the life of Mr Toad's Tunnel by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer As I enter my last week of radiation treatments it's as if I'm nearing the light at the end of this particular tunnel of my life - a very dark, confusing, treacherous, yet sim ... Read on »
Tuesday, November 3rd: Goodbye, third nipple, goodbye! by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer It's been a few weeks since I posted for all of you, and a lot has been going on as I've entered my new "thermonuclear phase" of treatments for my Lymphoma - daily treatm ... Read on »
Friday, October 16th: Mr Clean Hath Arrived by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I am a cancer survivor. I got the results of my post-chemo PetScan, and it was all smiles from my oncologist, Dr. Ioana Hinshaw. Based on the report, all evidence of in ... Read on »
Monday, October 12th: Should you really give a rat's ass about 2012? by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer You've seen it in the movie theater previews, and you've read about it through the freakazoid paranoid psychotics on the internet - December of 2012 is when the Mayans say ... Read on »
Sunday, September 27th: My own version of the 'Milan Miracle' by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Remember this classic story of a man who gets a second chance in his life, and the resulting 'second half' of his life story is possibly one of the greatest tales in all ... Read on »
Saturday, September 19th: Do*chebags to the left of me, do*chebags to the right of me...... by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer From our friends at the Wikipedia "Douchebag, or simply douche, is considered to be a p ejorative term in North America, the United Kingdom and some ot ... Read on »
Friday, September 11th: Slanket me this, Slanket me that by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Bet you wish you could have this, don't you? Well, thanks to the coolness of my cousin Steve and his wife Jen (and the kids) I now am a proud owner of the ju ... Read on »
Wednesday, September 2: The power of pity.... by Bill Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Ever been given the pity look? It's one of the strangest things about having Cancer - tons of pity from just about everyone you meet who finds out about your disease. Lookin ... Read on »