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Whispers From Heaven

Have you ever had a time when you were struggling with life and worrying over something, and would just like a hug or some comfort? This morning I was not feeling well and was just really overwhelmed by everything I needed to do and discouraged with my growing limitations and discomforts of pregnancy. 293 more words


A Few Words about Positive Thinking

It is inevitable that, before too long, the canceree will find themselves exhorted to ‘think positively’ and ‘be strong’ in order to ‘beat the disease’. Looking on the bright side of life may make the canceree feel better emotionally and psychologically, of course; it can dilute the fear that cancer creates in people and it is much easier if your friend who has cancer is jolly and smiling, rather than despairing and tearful. 367 more words

A Thousand Tiny Scratches

Today is exactly three months from the day we began this journey. Three months none of us will ever forget. Three months filled with moments of terror, joy, and pain. 651 more words

The Longest Journey

March 23, 2015: Over Determined Stupidity

I think I suffer from over determined stupidity. I’m pretty sure this is a James trait passed down to me as I’ve witnessed it in my siblings as well. 274 more words

Breast Cancer


Hi, I’m Don! I am a very lucky man! I have been diagnosed with cancer 6 times since 1999 and I am still here to talk about it! 214 more words

6 Time Cancer Survivor

cancer: how to avoid and/or survive it

“The overall number of new people who will develop cancer in a given year is expected to nearly double over the next two decades, claims a new report put out by the World Health Organization (WHO). 848 more words