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No One's Business but Mine

Fairly early on in my journey, I made the decision to keep my cancer and my journey a bit of a secret. That being said ,cancer is never truly 100% secret. 857 more words


Hair She Goes

So it’s day seventeen and I still have my hair!

I’m not sure when it begins to fall out but so far, I’ve lost less than I usually would, you see the past few weeks leading up to my initial chemotherapy were quite stressful for me. 1,033 more words


On Wednesdays we wear pink

In honour of breast cancer awareness month this whole week you will see the exhaustion of every piece of pink clothing in my wardrobe and a heartfelt plea for awareness. 543 more words

And so it began...

“That’s not normal.” these words snapped me out of my daydreaming stare at white ceiling tiles. Every lady knows that those three words will jolt you awake at any gyno check up. 403 more words


I refuse to think Pink.

As the month of October comes and goes every year most people think of two things: Halloween and Breast Cancer Awareness month. Honestly, show me someone who isn’t aware of breast cancer. 267 more words


The Best Protection is Early Detection

Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) is the annual international health campaign organized by breast cancer charities to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds… 539 more words


Sad Cypress

“Let’s have a look then,” Ellen the plastic surgery nurse says. I’m sitting on the bed in her office. Peeling off my top, vest top and sports bra, handing my softie to Mum, I turn towards her. 368 more words