Tag Archive for ‘breast cancer’

SHE’S ON HER WAY

September 13, 2013 I’m sitting in the coffee shop, the General Mercantile or “the Merc” or “Ray’s” depending on how long you’ve lived in Helena, where 2 years ago today I got the results of my biopsy for breast cancer. While cancer is not so funny, in fact it really sucks and I hate it, […]

ROUNDABOUT CANCER

It’s been almost 2 years to the day that I last wrote a substantive blog post, but it doesn’t actually feel that long. So much has happened in the intervening time that it seems two years can’t have held it all. On May 9, 2011, I wrote about my new business, Life Stories. (The symmetry […]

Writing Class for Cancer Thrivers (patients and survivors) starts January 8th

I will be teaching a FREE writing class through the St. Peter’s Hospital cancer care program for cancer patients and survivors –I refer to all of us as “thrivers.” No matter if you’re experiencing chemotherapy or radiation, anticipating or recovering from surgery, or have all the treatments behind you, the fact that you are going […]

BACK TO WRITING AND TEACHING! CANCER BEGONE!

Wow, a lot has happened since my last post in May, 2011. Before September 2011, I had only    the regular kinds of excuses not to write. However, 15 months ago I was diagnosed with Stage Three Breast Cancer. I am not ashamed to use the “cancer card” as an excuse as to why I […]