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

A Book Review: Love, Medicine, & Miracles by Bernie S. Siegel M.D.

Doctor Bernie shares a lot of life changing, lifesaving information in his book Love, Medicine, & Miracles.  The title is very fitting for the contents you’ll find inside the cover.  The book was first published in 1986.  You might think that the information would be dated, but it isn’t.  Instead it reaffirms my belief that … More A Book Review: Love, Medicine, & Miracles by Bernie S. Siegel M.D.

Dear Doctor

A break up letter to my oncologist.

You have so much power and I know you have the best intentions, but it’s time for me to reclaim my power from you and put my faith in myself.

Until we meet again dear doctor, be golden.

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Finding My Shine

I used to dull my shine. I spent a lot of time trying to be what everyone expected of me. For years I was told I was intimidating (which is rather funny considering my size). I was told I needed to change. I needed to be someone other than who I was. It was exhausting. … More Finding My Shine