Blog - Spirituality - Warrior

What Cancer Taught Me: Advice from a Survivor

By Caitlin M. Kiernan There is no question that a cancer diagnosis is life-altering.  I was never the same girl after my diagnosis....
Blog - Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE

Rebecca’s Ode to Beth Calabotta

I don’t know what to do so I’m doing this, I’m writing. I am consumed by that horrible, helpless feeling that comes when...
Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE

How a Disney Princess Helped Me Discover My New Normal

I was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in the Fall of 2013. The news was shocking and sobering, especially...
Metastatic Breast Cancer - MY LIFE

Renee in Cancerland

How did I end up here I often wonder? Let me start from the start and make this as quick and easy as possible. I am going to use...
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...
MY LIFE - Stories

Maggie Kudirka

Maggie Kudirka began dancing at age four and later studied the Vaganova syllabus with Olga Tozyiakova, Svetlana Kravtsova, and...
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...
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...
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...
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...