Tags » Stage 4

The Benefits Of Blogging

I’ve never been much of a writer, or a reader for that matter. At school I wasn’t particularly academic and had to work really hard for my good grades. 500 more words

Karla

When you get diagnosed with cancer, you meet a lot of other people who have or had cancer. It’s like another family, and we are all connected through our struggles, through our mortality, through our fears, through our perseverance, through the change and uncertainty that cancer brings. 556 more words

Breast Cancer

Solar Powered Florida Adventures

Last week I did something I rarely do but realized I should really do more of – I took a mini vacation. The two days in Albany and the press that followed after took more out of me than I realized. 885 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Life beyond pay checks

There are definitely more ways to achieve financial independence and freedom, but some are just way too unreliable to be recommended. I don’t believe a lottery ticket can be called a good (retirement) plan and neither do I believe in random good-willing email propositions offering us provisions on gold or money transfers from Nigeria that would make us instantly rich as… 272 more words

Breaking Point

How I learned to stop arguing and love this pain

Let’s see, so the past 10 days brought an unending reminder of what’s become of my so-called life. This week marked what would have been the 76th birthdays of both of my deceased parents and the first year since my mother’s death. 1,101 more words

Personal Experience

Words Matter

I had a big week last week. It started in Albany.

Assembly Bill 2383/Senate Bill 3151, the New York Medical Aid in Dying Act, was introduced for the 2017 legislative session on January 20th and on Monday, January 23rd a Press Conference was held at the State Capitol to formally announce it. 1,140 more words

Stage 4

From Trent...

Looks who’s getting their write-on. I think we’ll start to hear more and more from him personally, which I love. It’s not an easy thing to do, this “sharing” business, thinking about your own mortality, but it’s so helpful when we think big picture. 525 more words

Cancer