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Earlier this week I was gripped with anxiety after learning one of the tumor markers they check in my blood was elevated. I see an acupuncturist and she told me to breathe in warmth and light and exhale the cold and dark feeling in my chest. 211 more words

Fertility Journey: It's Finally August

Perceptions of time is ironic, when you waiting for a cycle to began. Time is creeping slowly… I feel like a little kid, “is it Christmas yet?” Since we have a date, I have made changes to my fertility routine. 727 more words

Mindless moments

Mindless moments in a digital world
Reflecting ones when only zeros return
Bits bytes and packets before
Nothing for memory flash and floppy too store… 40 more words


Setting my goal high for Strides! Time to start saving some lives!!

I’m proud to say I am part of this amazing group of people fund raising to end breast cancer. This is my third year walking for ACS and I am looking forward to many more years of supporting the fight for a cure. 282 more words

Survival is a daily exercise

Dark thoughts earlier today after a phone call from the Oncologist’s office. They asked me to come back in one month to repeat the blood work done yesterday as those results showed an elevated level of a protein called CEA; a tumor marker. 82 more words

Tesha: Beauty Knows No Boundaries

From Crusader, Tesha:

Battling breast cancer is, by far, the toughest thing I’ve had to do in my life. Day after day, I watched myself go from this vibrant, energetic woman to one who was constantly fatigued and sick from treatments and the side effects of medication. 201 more words

Breast Cancer

Hello, calling again

Calling again, tonight
Ringing tones of thank you’s
From this heart
Roaring wants crashing
Crashing through this gorge of needs
Sifting hopes with faiths waters… 73 more words