Post Archives from the ‘Grief, Healing, Guilt, Loss of Control’ Category

Breast Cancer and Loss of Control

Posted on: May 14th, 2011 by

I know this comes as a big shocker, but there is yet another organization interested in breast cancer awareness for the 40-and-under crowd. Founded in 2001, ironically, the same year I was diagnosed, this entity's goal is to "infuse sass and style into the cause" and say "Adios [to] fear-based campaigns." I was younger when I was diagnosed, Continue reading the story "Breast Cancer and Loss of Control"

Survivor’s Guilt

Posted on: May 1st, 2009 by

This is how the story goes: I had a friend around my age. She died. I lived. I lived because she died. Faun and I became fast friends, well, fast. We met at a breast cancer survivor's group, and even though I was the newbie to a well-established group, she and I hit it off. Turns out she was Continue reading the story "Survivor’s Guilt"