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Frocktober II

Fashion has always been an interest for me, a bit of a folly, but since participating in Frocktober, an initiative to raise funds and awareness of Ovarian Cancer, suddenly what you wear becomes a focus, a priority and I have realised the importance of fashion in our everyday lives. 119 more words


What a surprise.  I received a signed copy of “Sidelined” by Chuck Pagano from Karla Kerkman Miles.  Since most of my reading is from the female side of cancer, I am looking forward to reading his story. 10 more words

Ovarian Cancer

TV Personality, Cancer Survivor Camille Grammer Will Raise Awareness at the National Race to End Women's Cancer Sunday, 11/2 in Washington, D.C.

Camille Grammer, Housewife of Beverly Hills and one-year survivor of endometrial cancer, lends her voice and celebrity to raising awareness about gynecologic cancers by participating in the… 201 more words

Washington DC

In Your Corner: Mom can't get medical records

OKLA. CITY – No mother should have to bury their own child.

It terrifies Kathryn Emerick to think she might have to do it three times. 406 more words


Ten Days of Okra

The story was great even if the promise seemed slim. There was little to lose in completing Ten Days of Okra. I started serendipitously after a year of keeping it on the back-burner. 558 more words

Street harassment sucks

This month I am doing Frocktober (in case you hadn’t heard). At the moment I have 8 days left and $841 left to raise if I am to meet my target of $1500. 70 more words



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Frocktober is an initiative that aims to raise funds and awareness of Ovarian Cancer, it asks you to wear a dress every day of October and be sponsored for doing so. 76 more words