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Inside Anxiety

Fun fact about me: I occasionally suffer from panic attacks. They began shortly after cancer became part of my life. They come out of nowhere. Randomly. 158 more words

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A Mother's Day

Yesterday was my third Mother’s Day since my metastatic breast cancer diagnosis. I spent the day exactly as I wanted to, with my son.  For being such a commercial holiday, it really does stir up a tornado of emotions.  1,074 more words

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The One Where I Am Thankful...

It’s been a few weeks of extremes. My scan results showed that my liver and bones are now stable. This means that haven’t got any worse and to a secondary breast cancer patient this is a good news story. 395 more words

Metastatic Motherhood

The biggest paradox I have found, as a woman living with metastatic breast cancer who is also the mother of a toddler, is how incredibly normal life continues to be. 584 more words

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Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken; They Just Get a Little Cracked

The last 5 years I have been living my life straddling a fence. I fight every day to stay balanced. Steady. On top and moving forward trying to live my life while also making some kind of difference. 550 more words

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We Watch, and We Wait

Spring, in New York, is a celebration of life like no other. Seemingly overnight, bare branches have unfurled with color: greens, pinks, yellows, and carpets of dandelions roll out for the army of robins marching everywhere, exhilarated for their time in the sun. 645 more words

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Potluck and The Scenic Route

It’s been a few months since i have written here. My apologies. A lot of us speak frequently on the phone, or we text often, see each other in person (the best!) or you may see some updates on social media. 1,279 more words