Cancer Warriors Wednesday – It’s My Turn!!!

(Note: Sometimes, when I wake up in the morning and hit the ground running, I get confused about what day it is. That's what happened yesterday, when I posted my "The Survivor's Nest" post on Wednesday. I had a big laugh at myself when I finally realized my mistake. So, today, it's Cancer Warriors Wednesday [...]

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – I Had Cancer

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – I Had Cancer

Today's Cancer Warrior is Mailet Lopez of I Had Cancer, a social support network founded just six months ago. With almost 6000 members representing over 60 different countries, I Had Cancer's mission is to provide an online community for anyone touched by cancer and looking for information from others who have walked in their shoes. [...]

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – 10 Things to Do on Leap Day

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – 10 Things to Do on Leap Day

All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous unpremeditated act without benefit of experience. Henry Miller Today is that rarest of days, February 29th or Leap Day. Every four years, we add an additional day to February to keep the calendar in alignment with the Earth's revolutions around the sun. Because it takes the Earth [...]

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – Operation Bling Angel Barbara Bair

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – Operation Bling Angel Barbara Bair

I'm thrilled to introduce a Cancer Warrior, friend and active member of WhereWeGoNow: Barbara Bair. Barbara is a breast cancer survivor I met through the Pathways Women's Cancer Teaching Project. When she told me her story about becoming an Operation Bling Angel, I knew I had to share it with you. For those of you who haven't [...]

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – Grieving Fallen Warriors

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – Grieving Fallen Warriors

Each Warrior wants to leave the mark of his will, his signature, on important acts he touches. This is not the voice of ego but of the human spirit, rising up and declaring that it has something to contribute to the solution of the hardest problems, no matter how vexing! Pat Riley   Monday was the [...]

Cancer Warriors Wednesday – The Truth About Trying

I wrote a blog post last November about Fertile Hope, a resource for anyone struggling with the issue of cancer caused-infertility. A national, nonprofit organization, Fertile Hope's mission is to provide "reproductive information, support and hope to cancer patients and survivors whose medical treatments present the risks of infertility."  If you are struggling with infertility, you should also check [...]