Eric's Journal

A written and video journal kept by Eric McLean, the man L.I.F.E. was created in honor of.
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Title Published Date Author Hits
Stem Cell Transplant #3 - Day -9 - 11/07/2011 11-07-11 Eric McLean 1354
Stem Cell Transplant #3 - Day -10 - 11/06/2011 11-07-11 Eric McLean 1329
Stem Cell Transplant #3 - Day -8 - 11/10/2011 10-10-11 Eric McLean 1390
Round 5 - Update #6 - Sept. 11, 2011 09-11-11 Eric McLean 1846
Consolitdation Chemo - Insurance Policy 09-11-11 Eric McLean 1657
Biopsy Results - August 24, 2011 08-24-11 Eric McLean 1967
Round 5 - Update #5 - Sept. 2, 2011 08-24-11 Eric McLean 1372
Round 5 - Update #4 - August 19, 2011 08-19-11 Eric McLean 1398
Round 5 - Update #3 - August 10, 2011 08-10-11 Eric McLean 1334
Round 5 - Update #2 - August 3, 2011 08-03-11 Eric McLean 1407
Round 5 - Update #1 - August 1, 2011 08-02-11 Eric McLean 1666
Bittersweet Symphony 07-28-11 Eric McLean 3064
Bucket List #15 - Meet the Green Bay Packers 06-12-11 Eric McLean 4927
One Step Closer to Becoming a Transformer 04-14-11 Eric McLean 2114
Hip Replacement: T-minus One Week 04-07-11 Eric McLean 2476

Quote

  • The reason that these years have been the best is that I think that I might have had a somewhat positive impact on your lives and perhaps your understanding of what cancer is and what it can do, to both those of us that it has personally attacked and those of us who know someone who is going through it. -Eric McLean
  • I just want children to be left with a better life than what I was left with," he said. "I want them to experience the feeling I had in my life when I realized that I really mattered.
    ~ Larry Hisle
  • Realistically, I have two more Olympic cycles in me. I'm not going to let this beat me.  I've gained a lot of strength from you guys, if Eric can fight 5 times over I can overcome this one year of setbacks.
    ~ Chris Solinsky
  • Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men. ~ Albert Einstein
  • Never, never, never give up.
    ~ Winston Churchill
  • I have heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead and some come from behind. But I've bought a big bat. I'm all ready you see. Now my troubles are going to have troubles with me! ~ Dr. Seuss
  • Once you choose hope, anything's possible.
    ~ Christopher Reeve
  • If you're going through hell, keep going.
    ~ Winston Churchill