Cancerversary

One year ago today, July 31, 2019, I sat across from the nurse, my husband gently holding my hand. I squeezed his fingers as we heard the news: I was diagnosed with breast cancer. More specifically Stage 3 Invasive Lobular Carcinoma. This is me today. Feeling strong on this one year cancerversary. More hair, less …

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Rise

The house is quiet. I am wrapped up in a robe my sister gave me for my post-surgery comfort, only slightly concealing the tubes sticking out of me. My husband says I look like The Borg from Star Trek: TNG. Good thing Steve is cute, empties my drains and I love him. I feel random …

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