It’s All About You!

Cancer changes your life, often for the better. You learn what’s important, you learn to prioritize, and you learn not to waste your time.  – Joel Siegel I know, your Aunt Sally died. I know, Uncle Henry lived for years with his cancer.  I know, your friend Melinda was mis-diagnosed and had treatment she didn’t […] Read more »

Memoir Excerpt – Chapter 2 continued

Week 2 / August 27 – September 1  continued   (Italicized = original journal from day one) What did I do to cause it?  What should I have done differently?  What do I do now?  Can I trust again?  Can I be healthy again?    This unwanted, non-focusing mantra played for a long time in my head.  […] Read more »

Happy Tears and Tantrums

To give vent now and then to his feelings, whether of pleasure or discontent, is a great ease to a man’s heart.  ~Francesco Guicciardini One’s suffering disappears when one lets oneself go, when one yields – even to sadness.  ~Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Southern Mail, 1929, translated from French by Curtis Cate Any emotion, if it […] Read more »