Birthday Magic

The blog had its one-year birthday this month.  It’s been a year since I published my first post.  It’s been a year of finding my voice and my confidence, of putting myself out there and having no idea of how it will be received. When I started this blog, I had no clue what I … More Birthday Magic

The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Three – Chemo Lessons

In writing the first two post of this series I spent some time reviewing previous journal entries and updates I had shared during that period of my life.  It became clear to me then that the experience of chemo had been transformative. The woman that went through chemo is quite foreign to me.  I have … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Three – Chemo Lessons

The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Two Chemo

My first chemo treatment made quite the impression.  It was the first of many events that would lead to me taking my healing into my own hands.  Within three weeks of being diagnosed I received my first chemotherapy treatment.  TAC. Taxotere, Adriamycin and Cyclophosphamide.  I would come to hate this chemical cocktail.  I would go … More The Golden Goddess Story – Chapter Two Chemo

Cancer Stories

There are a lot of books about cancer.  It can be hard to know which books you should read.  For every book I write a review on, five more are discarded.  This isn’t to say that they were not important, only that other books provide more complete info, are better organized, or contain a clearer … More Cancer Stories