When I planned for the seven weeks of leave that my bilateral mastectomy would require, I made a list of things I hoped to accomplish during this time. Here they are, in no particular order:Read the rest
Posts Categorized: Cancer Sucks
I’m in the war of my life, at the door of my life, got no choice but to fight til it’s done. War of My Life, John Mayer
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, I’ve decided to repost a … Read the rest
The call came on a Tuesday. The call I’d been expecting. The call that would deliver the results of my breast biopsy. I wasn’t worried. Despite the fact that two of my sisters had previously been diagnosed with breast cancer. … Read the rest
Last weekend I was at a board meeting for my local RWA (Romance Writers of America) chapter, and afterward, one of the women asked if I was excited about my upcoming surgery (the final surgery in the … Read the rest
Twelve days ago I said goodbye to my bionic boobs and hello to a perfectly matched, shiny new pair. And I couldn’t be happier with them. And something else amazing happened, too.
The day after surgery, my sister Pamela came … Read the rest