Category Archive: Long Term Cancer Survivors

Now in Paperback!


REVIEW As an ovarian cancer survivor of two years I found this to be a very powerful book. I wish it could be put into the hands of every woman who is newly… Continue reading

Calm the Monkey-Mind


Do you worry? Do you wonder if your chemo is working? Do you worry about your future? I call this gymnastic, worry mind the monkey-mind. What do other cancer survivors do to calm… Continue reading

My Book is Published on Amazon!


Perhaps you just completed treatment for cancer. Now you are wondering what you need to do to help keep it from returning. Your doctor gives you a survivorship care plan. However, when you… Continue reading

Determined to Live Happy


I had been given a cancer diagnosis. I had fear. I had sleepless nights. I had surgeries. I had scars from my surgeries. I had a counter filled with medications. I had doctor… Continue reading

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

Recovery Resources


      “It’s supposed to be a professional secret, but I’ll tell you anyway. We doctors do nothing.  We only help and encourage the doctor within.  We are at best when we… Continue reading

Be an Exceptional Cancer Survivor


  “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” – Abraham Lincoln   Do you want to outlive cancer?   In the pilot program of a… 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

Which Came First: Cancer or the Breeding Ground for Cancer?


Which Came First: Cancer or the Breeding Ground for Cancer? Are you the victim of cancer? STOP right there! Please think again! Read the definition of victim (provided by TheFreeDictionary.com): 1. One who is… Continue reading

Experience Found Surviving Cancer


There is more experience found surviving cancer that is worth having than any accolade of certification can ever match. If, or rather shall I say, when we uncover and start to acknowledge the… Continue reading