On December 21, 2006 I began my cancer journey. On that day I never thought I would survive nor how I would change my thinking about what I thought about Cancer. After a routine mammogram, which was followed by a biopsy, I received a call...

My mother was a foodie. It didn’t matter what she prepared it was always amazing. Her cooking was simply delicious, always creative, and I can taste and smell certain dishes through my memories and the love they delivered. She could feed 200, 500 or a...

The day I was told I was dying..The day I was diagnosed. The day my life changed forever. My tumor was on the left breast on the bottom of it. It itched! I just knew it was a bug bite … Fast Forward to end of the...

Being diagnosed January 10, 2012, with triple-negative invasive ductal carcinoma was the game-changer in my life’s journey. I have ridden the ebb and flows of that diagnosis and continue to do so. At the time of diagnosis, I was told that the cancer was aggressive and...

At the end of a busy Tuesday, I was driving to a party when I received the call that would change my life. After hanging up I decided to change my own.   I knew in that moment how I approached this news and the rest of...

My name is Heidi Bright. I have fought two late-stage cancers, stage 3 Breast cancer since 2001 and stage 4 Head and Cancer since diagnosed in 2005 with two major recurrences in 2012 and 2013, requiring an 8-hour surgery, followed eight months later with a...

Thank you for reading my story. My website is: www.jodiesjourney.com I am a Mum with two beautiful special needs girls, who has fought blood cancer three times and in total have dealt with six medical traumas. Medical Negligence | Lymphoma 01 | Lymphoma 02 |...

It all began for me in the oncologist's office in 2009. I got the terrifying message ...

The past 2 years have been one of refinement, change, and emotional ups and downs. Taking my mother in to live with me after my father's death has been an adjustment, but one that I strive to express God’s love and servitude through. Then, I...

The day I decided upon double mastectomy and reconstruction for treating my breast cancer was the day my spouse, Brett, came out as a trans.  When you face your own mortality, it causes you to take stock of what's important in life. I cried when Brett...