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Late Night Ramblings of a Girl Six Weeks After

Six weeks ago today Jess died. You might remember reading the post I wrote on that day. In it I mention that she left me a letter. 722 more words

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Dear Brittany Maynard: Our Lives Are Worth Living, Even With Brain Cancer

Last week I came across the heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer one year after her wedding. 1,726 more words

What's that expression. When life throws you lemons, make lemonade...

It’s been a little while since I have written a blog. I have been given lots of Lemons, so to speak. I would be lying if I said it hasn’t affected me. 548 more words

Terminally ill 29-year-old talks about giving up on dreams as 'time draws closer'

Brittany Maynard, the woman who has chosen Nov. 1 as the day she will die, recently spoke to People and wrote a blog post expressing appreciation for the support she has received over the past few weeks. 479 more words

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Brittany Maynard, 29, talks about giving up on dreams as death 'draws closer’

Brittany Maynard, the woman who has chosen Nov. 1 as the day she will die, recently spoke to People and wrote a blog post expressing appreciation for the support she has received over the past few weeks. 445 more words

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A Miracle?

This morning was really…something. As we got situated in our seats at church for first service, I began having severe pain in my left lung. I’ve had some lung pain due to lymph nodes that were inflamed with cancer, but this felt different. 365 more words