Recently, I was inadvertently pulled into a Twitter conversation about an article in which the writer had proclaimed she believed all things happen for a reason. There was then further discussion about anger and how it is often considered somewhat of a “sorry” emotion, certainly not one most people would want attached to them or […]
I have written more than once about the “d” word avoidance our culture seems to practice. And when someone dies from cancer, I still say, it’s downright insulting to say so and so lost her battle with cancer. Irks the heck out of me. Do you ever wonder why so many work so hard to avoid […]
It’s almost President’s Day, so it seems the perfect time to publish a post about becoming more politically engaged, don’t you think? Actually, any time would be the perfect time. Now is always the perfect time for action. Something procrastinators like me should keep in mind regarding many things.
Has cancer treatment accelerated the aging process for you? Talk about a loaded question, right? I don’t know about you, but I can say, without a doubt, cancer treatment accelerated the aging process for me. Still, there is debate about this, too. Exactly how much can be attributed to cancer treatment fallout and how much […]
February has arrived and with it comes my birthday. It’s not just another February, nor is it just another birthday. This birthday feels different. You see this is my first one without a mother and without a dad. I am not looking for sympathy. I am not fishing for happy birthday greetings either. I am […]