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
Eric's Confessions #12 07-29-09 Eric McLean 1735
Eric's Confessions #11 07-28-09 Eric McLean 1891
Pirate Biopsy 07-27-09 Eric McLean 2128
Eric's Confessions #10 07-25-09 Eric McLean 1720
Eric's Confessions #9 07-25-09 Eric McLean 1670
Eric's Confessions #8 07-23-09 Eric McLean 1718
Eric's Confessions #7 07-20-09 Eric McLean 2061
Eric's Confessions #6 07-18-09 Eric McLean 1912
Eric's Confessions #5 07-16-09 Eric McLean 2134
Eric's Confessions #4 07-15-09 Eric McLean 1909
Hospital Day 1 - July 13, 2009 07-14-09 Eric McLean 2000
Hazmat Nurse 07-14-09 Eric McLean 1934
Eric's Confessions #3 07-08-09 Eric McLean 1833
Caribbean...here I come! 06-29-09 Eric McLean 2202
Eric's Confessions #2 06-27-09 Eric McLean 1587

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  • 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