Katherine Russell Rich Dies at 56

I discovered Katherine Russell Rich in January when I stumbled across an April 2010 New York Time’s article she wrote entitled, “17 Years Later, Stage 4 Survivor Is Savoring a Life Well Lived.” Katherine is the author of “Dreaming in Hindi: Coming Awake in Another Language” and “The Red Devil: To Hell With Cancer — and Back.”  The NYT article began with her revelation that [...]

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 [...]

Top 10 Things to Do to Reduce the Risk of Breast Cancer

As a supporting blogger of the Love/Avon Army of Women, I've been asked to pass the following along. I hope you find it interesting and helpful: What can I do to prevent breast cancer? What is the best way to find my cancer early, before it has spread? These are two of the most common [...]

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 – Katherine Russell Rich and 17+ Years as a Stage 4 Survivor

I recently stumbled across a New York Time’s article written by Katherine Russell Rich entitled, “17 Years Later, Stage 4 Survivor Is Savoring a Life Well Lived.” Katherine is the author of “Dreaming in Hindi: Coming Awake in Another Language”and “The Red Devil: To Hell With Cancer — and Back.”  (Amazon associates link) The article begins with her revelation that [...]