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Author Topic: "Undetectable" by Kim Goldberg  (Read 9788 times)

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Offline HazelAustralia

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"Undetectable" by Kim Goldberg
« on: December 16, 2016, 11:13:14 pm »
Hi there everyone,

I finally read Kim's book "Undetectable," which I bought during my treatment with Vikeira Pak early this year. I think I have been proving to myself how much more I can do since I was cured of Hep C because I certainly have been working and "doing" non-stop this year.
That's not what I want for my life next year and sitting down and reading "Undetectable" in two sittings yesterday and this morning was a really wonderful taster and inspiration to take life more slowly, to be in the moment and to sip and glimpse the minutiae of the world around me.
I really enjoyed, not only feeling that I was getting to know British Colombia and its forests, minks, shipyards, distinctive black, and white (transforming) rabbits, but that I was following a story about environments, internal and external (as Kim wrote about the black and white rabbit - I think they are the same environment) and thoughts about the worlds and environment of Hepatitis C and all its, and our, networks. I found it a very readable book of philosophy, poetry, politics and travel and I'd really recommend it.
Thanks for writing, and making it available Kim.

Female age 53
Contracted in the 1980's
Genotype 1A
VL 314k

Started treatment with Veikira Pak and Ribaviron on Thursday 17th December 2015
NOT DETECTED, End of Treatment, 16th March 2016

Offline KimInTheForest

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Re: "Undetectable" by Kim Goldberg
« Reply #1 on: December 18, 2016, 08:39:55 pm »
Thank you so much for your kind words about my book, Hazel!!! Made my day. :)

Kim Goldberg (Nanaimo, BC)
1970s: Contracted HCV (genotype 3a)
2015: Cured with Harvoni + ribavirin (12 weeks)
MY STORY: https://pigsquash.wordpress.com/2016/01/28/undetectable-my-hep-c-story/


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