Cancer Conversations

¬†February 22, 2017 My mind is spinning. I’m breathing slowly to stay centered and focused on the conversation. I start, “So to sum all this up, we need to do …

Cancer Survivor

May 31, 2016 A few months after I first received my cancer diagnosis, I encountered all these cancer survivor stories through social media and the web. The stories made me …

Dismissive Doctors

February 25, 2016 Me: Doctor, what do we do if the scan shows that I still have cancer or that the cancer has spread? Doctor: I could have an accident …

Owning My Story

January 11, 2016 One of the reasons I started the blog series “Cancer and Me” was so that I could own my story. I wanted to be in control of …