Dec 8, 2016 Stories - Warrior

Morgan DePaolo

My name is Morgan DePaolo and I was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2015. I was having symptoms for a while, but I thought it...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Maggie Kudirka

Maggie Kudirka began dancing at age four and later studied the Vaganova syllabus with Olga Tozyiakova, Svetlana Kravtsova, and...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Tricia Russo

On my 30th birthday, we welcomed a new exciting decade, anticipating my burgeoning career, starting a family, and dreaming of the home we...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Rebecca Adam

My name is Rebecca Adam. I’m 39. I’m a stay at home mom of a special needs 4 year old son, a wife to the love of my life and also...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Jodie Heim Lanchantin

I was laying in the pull-out bed of the local children’s hospital and my mind was spinning. My mother was sitting in a rocking chair in...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Leslie Falduto

September 11, 2008 I found THE lump under my left armpit. Terrified, and with a gut feeling that it wasn’t good, I called my OB-GYN. She...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Kristin Todd

My name is Kristin Todd and I am 34-years young. In July of 2013, I was 32 and 34 weeks pregnant with our first child. My husband, Brian,...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Jennifer Campisano

This looks like cancer,” the radiologist told me as the ultrasound technician stood over me, cold gel at the end of the wand pressing on...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Beth Caldwell

My name is Beth Caldwell. I’m a writer, an activist, a former federal civil rights attorney, a lifelong Seattleite, a wife and mom to two...
Dec 8, 2016 MY LIFE - Stories

Adrian McClenney

My name is Adrian McClenney a Metastatic (Stage 4) Breast Cancer Survivor. On May 19, 2011  I was diagnosed with stage 3 Inflammatory...