Excerpts from Tiger, Tiger – A Life Restored By Nature
Excerpt from Chapter 22 Windshield Biology → This excerpt is about biology, nature and healing : When I had conducted field studies before my transplant, my ultimate source of satisfaction was often the accomplishment of having collected the data. But now, though the...read more
Excerpt from Chapter 19 A New Body → This excerpt is about cancer recovery and exercise: A Good Day: Three to four hours of passable energy so I can function normally around the home, which includes the occasional foray for groceries, car maintenance, or a school or...read more
Excerpt from Chapter 12: Fear of Living → This excerpt is about depression and cancer: I think about the guns in my closet. I debate loading them, each time closer to being unable to see an alternative. I look at the phone, my hotline to Unit 57. I watch it for...read more
“I loved this book!
The nature daydreams woven throughout the battle with cancer reinforced my own beliefs in healing. Pat’s heartwarming honesty of the seemingly insurmountable challenges of this disease and his stepwise accounts of recovery guided by nature is simply good medicine for us all.”
– Tim Clermont, Conservation Land and Habitat Securement Manager, The Nature Trust of British Columbia
– Dr. Linda E. Carlson Ph.D., C.Psych, University of Calgary & Tom Baker Cancer Centre