My very own cancer journey

My very own cancer journey

On September 22, 2016, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. It seems like it is Stage 1 to 3,  but at the moment the tests are inconclusive and we will hopefully know more soon. My life has become all about this diagnosis. Suddenly my schedule is full with countless phone calls, an endless array of appointments with oncologists, radiologists, surgeons and alternative doctors.

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One year mark

One year mark

I am rough around the edges. They say that the one-year anniversary mark of losing someone you lost is tough and yes, it is. It is vulnerable territory. I wrote this piece two weeks ago. While I usually excessively edit my pieces I am publishing this piece as a course edit because life is just raw to the bone sometimes.

I have not written for a while about Deb. Life has been busy with clients, workshops, grief rituals and the oh so normal yet blindingly beautiful elements of life. Here we are at the anniversary of Deb’s first death.

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