written by Susan Thogerson MaasWhen I was diagnosed with breast cancer, I began doing what came natural to me--writing about it. At first I wrote in my private journal. Then it occurred to me that perhaps by keeping a blog journal of my experiences, I could provide encouragement and hope to others who find themselves on a similar journey. Please feel free to join me here and share what you have learned through the physical, emotional, and spiritual experience that is called cancer.
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Every October brings back thoughts of my journey through breast cancer–not because it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but because it is the month my surgery took place. That seems so long ago and far away now. When I was … Continue reading
Last year I walked in the Susan G Komen 5K Race for the Cure. This year was I really going to run it? Continue reading
When life takes us through a fog bank, it can seem like the whole world is gray and gloomy. But what will we find if we keep moving on? Continue reading
As the earthquake hit Japan, so our lives may be unexpectedly shaken by disaster. How will we deal with it? Continue reading
Even with cancer, the coming of Christmas brings a joy and peace I don’t deserve. Continue reading
written December 3, 2010 The last day of Week 1 of radiation. As I climb aboard the light rail car at 7 a.m., it seems lighter outside than yesterday at this time, even though daylight hours are still dropping downward … Continue reading