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Celebrating Our Lasts

When we’re born, our firsts are highly anticipated and celebrated and family members try as ...

Book Review: The Bright Hour by Nina Riggs

A Search for Understanding… I have been compulsively ordering books from the Internet since ...

Not Today

Hitting The Road….. Everyone needs a vacation now and again, especially from Metastatic Breast ...

I’m Sorry for My Pre-Diagnosis Thinking

An Apology To All Those Who Were Diagnosed with Breast Cancer Prior to May, ...

An Open Letter to All The Losers

Yes, I called you losers.  Before you go getting all worked up about the ...

My Pregnant Bump & Cancerous Lump

After my first pregnancy ended in miscarriage, I felt lucky to be pregnant again. ...

Where Are All The Silver Linings?

Update:  It’s May 2017 and among other things, it’s Mental Health Awareness Month. Approximately ...

Feeling Chemotherapy

It was January 2014.  In the shower, Nisha Sondhe felt something every woman dreads.  ...

Adele with my brother

My Legacy. My Choice.

I recently attended my paternal grandmother’s unveiling, which is a Jewish ceremony of placing ...

Virtual Die-In Turnout: A Virtual Disgrace

What could have been one of the most participated in MET UP virtual die-ins ...

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Cancer Is An Emotional Yo-Yo

As the three year anniversary of my cancer diagnosis approaches, I reflect upon what ...

Celebrating Our Lasts

When we’re born, our firsts are highly anticipated and celebrated and family members try as ...

Not Today

Hitting The Road….. Everyone needs a vacation now and again, especially from Metastatic Breast ...

My Pregnant Bump & Cancerous Lump

After my first pregnancy ended in miscarriage, I felt lucky to be pregnant again. ...

Cancer Is A Room: A Poem

My new addition. Cancer is, by my definition, a room. Cancer is a dingy, ...

The Sex Talk #2

This is the fourth (and last) article in the “Single and Whole” series, inspired ...

The Sex Talk #1

This is the third article in the “Single and Whole” series, inspired by my ...

A Lion At My Side

Breast cancer has often seemed to be an unstoppable lion, one that has chased ...

Should I Stay or Should I Go

This is the second article in the “Single and Whole” series, inspired by my ...

Single and Whole

This is the introduction to a series of articles, inspired by my interviews with ...

With Friends Like These

  Cancer Kills Friendships Too Today marks the birthday of a former friend.  A ...

Reconstruction Is Not A Free Boob Job

The Erogenous Dead Zone “I’m tired of lugging around these sensation-less bocce balls,” G., ...

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