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Archive: 06 2011
Bumpyboobs
Jun
28

Blame it on the cancer: post-BC relationship stress

Today, my husband and I were alone – just the two of us. That hasn’t happened in a long, long time. I love (LOVE) the company of friends and family, but when social obligations pile and bonding time dwindles, both he and I turn toward the grumps. So when Zsolt suggested staying in bed a little longer… Read More

afreshchapter
Jun
28

Swimming with Hippos in the Okavango Delta

They make it look so easy, but I promise you, it's not. My feet brush up against the sides of the boat, my flabby vacation abs are as tight as I can make them, and my fingers wrap around the circumference of a cumbersome wooden pole.  I vow to not let us tip... A few minutes ago, peals of laughter roused me… Read More

both sides
Jun
27

Remember When…

Do you remember those painful moments, funny moments and heartfelt moments of your journey? These are some of my raw memories - happy and hard, do you remember yours? Remember When….. I would play the music in the car so loud to drown out the thoughts in my head I knew in my gut that the… Read More

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lovely_lady_lumps
Jun
27

Cancer of the Mind

Originally, I had something completely different planned but it didn't feel right. This one is going to be one from the heart. I am not writing it keeping the reader in mind, I'm writing it keeping me in mind...   When I was first diagnosed, I was in disbelief. Cancer is something that happens when you're… Read More

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afreshchapter
Jun
24

How I Hate the Other Shoe…

Voices and laughter blend into a dull roar as I watch a woman in a stiff black suit stir the olive in her martini while she obsessively checks her Blackberry. On my left, two men in perfect pinstripes debate heatedly about the current state of the market between sips  of draft beer and a group of retirees… Read More

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