Category Archive: Cancer Survivor Stories

Are You Ready?


You have been diagnosed with cancer…or perhaps you have completed your treatment for cancer. Ask yourself this question, “Are you ready?”   A normal response to this question is, “Ready for what?”  … Continue reading

Resources for Cancer Sojourners


  Resources for Cancer Sojourners Apr 1st, 2014 by TBriggs I love sharing resources for women on this blog! Today, I introduce you to Janet Kempe who is a long-term cancer survivor. (I met her when… Continue reading

Do you struggle with control?


I witnessed an interesting struggle with control between women…Can we say scary? They are long-term ovarian cancer survivors. They gathered, as they do each month, to celebrate life – to support each other… Continue reading

Dreams Come True


Dreams come true Take action Make changes Become what you want to be Your dreams can come true. Dreams come true in reality only, and I repeat only, when action leads to making… Continue reading

Is your world as small as mine?


Is your world as small as mine? Maybe it is because the older I become the smaller my world gets or perhaps it is because I have survived cancer that I become more… Continue reading

What have you done? – Part II


What have you done? – Part II Let’s go back to our childhood response from yesterday’s post, the child’s response to What have you done? If we would apply our behavior to present… Continue reading

What have you done?


What have you done? This question rings loud and clear to a child when a parent asks, What have you done?  Immediately the child’s imagination tries to create some answer that sways the… Continue reading

Behind EVERTHING is a Thought


The world we live in today has been conceived entirely by thought. The origin of each thought is the big variable. Just who is behind each thought and how the thought developed is… Continue reading

WHAT HAPPENED BEFORE THE MIRACLE?


Connie survived her surgery and chemotherapy. She had invasive surgery and had the same first line of chemotherapy drugs that almost all patients have for an ovarian cancer diagnosis. Connie survived the treatment… Continue reading

Facing the Fear of Cancer


Every time I look at these pictures, my hands and feet erupt with profuse perspiration – its like facing the fear of cancer. It is an instant reaction. It is so profound I… Continue reading