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The Things People Say

I can remember the scene like it was yesterday.  The three of us sharing the office at The Research Company.  Tara had seen a former co-worker who’d just started cancer treatment.  657 more words

Breast Cancer Survivor

Second Chance to Know You

It was 1966 and he was home on leave for Thanksgiving.  My cousin, Danny and my Grandma Smith hold his fresh catch from her farm pond.   656 more words

Breast Cancer Survivor

The Pros & Cons of Staying or Going

This week, after regaining my senses following a month of depression, I made a list of pros & cons about my current situation. There are so many reasons that I must leave the classroom. 777 more words

Breast Cancer Survivor

The Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day Honors Our Opening Ceremony Speakers

We began our 2017 Susan G. Komen San Diego 3-Day with an inspiring Opening Ceremony to kick off our final 3-Day of the year. Our Opening Ceremonies this year are led by participants, with special recognition given to our breast cancer survivors and those living with metastatic breast cancer. 724 more words

Insider's Guide To The 3-Day

Looking Back Looking Forward

I study the photograph from four years ago with me standing next to a tall red rock in the Garden of the Gods Park in Colorado Springs.  700 more words

Breast Cancer Survivor

Hockey Fights Cancer

Last night my husband and I attended the MN Wild Hockey Fights Cancer night at the Xcel Center.  We won – yeah!!  I sat next to Philadelphia Flyers fans – boo!!  309 more words


Young Survivors Series - Kayla Parsons

I wanted to put together a series of posts from other Young Survivors throughout the US and Canada. I don’t know these women personally but I’ve walked similar paths as they have, however, every persons cancer journey is individual which is why I found it so important to share other journeys and perspectives.

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My Breast Cancer Journey