I’m Not a Young Adult, but “Wrong Way to Hope” Spoke My Language

I’m Not a Young Adult, but “Wrong Way to Hope” Spoke My Language

If I had my wish (and curing cancer wasn’t an option), I’d wish every cancer survivor was surrounded by an unbroken circle of support from the moment their cancer experience began.   If we’re lucky, we have family and friends, but we learn fast that they are only able to understand so much.  What we also [...]

Follow the Map of the Scars to Liberation!

Follow the Map of the Scars to Liberation!

I don’t know about you, but there’s nothing like being in a room full of cancer survivors.  There is an aura of emotional courage and camaraderie which is unmistakable.  During last Saturday’s Survivorship Symposium hosted by Morristown Memorial Medical Center, I had an especially meaningful experience which had to do with “cancer scar stories.” During [...]