Category Archive: Cancer Survivor Stories

We’re alive period!


“What is different about me? Why did treatment work for me, but not for so many others?” This is the question I ask myself each and everyday. Patients going through treatment typically only… Continue reading

Busy Being a Cancer Survivor


Whoa! It has been awhile…too long since I last wrote about my journey being along term ovarian cancer survivor. Actually, I have been busy with three activities all related to being a cancer… Continue reading

I’m Surviving…Period: When My Thoughts Made Me Want to Do a Turnabout


When you begin with a thought, do you find yourself advancing to a thought of a different topic and then another? Does it eventually get to the point where you wonder, Now what… Continue reading

10 Year Surviving Cancer Celebration!


Had to share this with you…This is what my office just sent out for me … Please join us for a piece of cake and ice cream as we celebrate our own Janet… Continue reading

Cancer Healing Retreat: Are You on a Cancer Healing Journey?


I recently returned from a trip out west to Sedona, Arizona. What a beautiful destination, especially one for my reflection on my Cancer Healing Journey. While I was in Sedona, I participated in… Continue reading

Long Term Ovarian Cancer Survivors


Long term ovarian cancer survivors do exist! You may ask what defines a long-term cancer survivor? From my perspective, a long-term cancer survivor has survived more than 5 years…more than 7 years. For… Continue reading

Lost to a Cancer Diagnosis?


Do you feel lost to your cancer diagnosis? Have you been feeling as though you can’t find yourself? Have you been feeling that uncertainty of “where to do I go from here?” How can I… Continue reading

Lung Cancer: Being a Survivor


I heard earlier this week that a colleague of mine was being taken off life support. I didn’t even know my colleague was in the hospital to begin with. My mind rushed with… Continue reading

Cervical Cancer Survivors


Did you ever think you would hear the words “you have cervical cancer”? This weekend I attended the third annual Walk of Women in Marietta, Georgia. This WOW Walk is the brain child… Continue reading