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#8 The Ugly Truth Diaries - Clovers & Letters

“If this therapy doesn’t bring any changes to my cancer, then I don’t want another one.”

Those words are hunting me. Hurting me. Upsetting me. And they show how tough the last couple of days have been. 459 more words

Lung Cancer

Command me to be well

Inspired by Hozier -

Take me to Church 

Command me to be well

We were born sick and nurtured within the bulb of a corrupted society of which we absorbed all its bad traits, and yet we love it. 172 more words


#7 The Ugly Truth Diaries - Losing hope

Today, they took away our hope.

I can’t breathe. My hands are shaking and I feel dizzy. I’m losing  control, I’m losing my hope. I panic. 960 more words


Proud and Insecure

I just read the news that the Fields Medal, the highest prize in mathematics, has been awarded to a woman for the first time, and if that wasn’t enough to make me happy and proud, Maryam Mirzakhani is from my homeland; Iran.  646 more words



She was like something inordinately beautiful and out of this world. Like I’d found an actual planet that I didn’t know had been there all along. 409 more words


#6 The Ugly Truth Diaries - Finding light in the darkness

Sometimes it’s hard to believe that something is wrong; when everything seems fine and we are able to smile. It’s that moment when we believe everything will be fine and we can conquer the world. 654 more words


#5 The Ugly Truth Diaries - First chemo

Day 27.

I’m exhausted and if I’m this tired then I can only imagine what my mum must be going through from this week’s chemo. Monday was the big day. 1,492 more words