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Archive: 02 2013
clawson
Feb
25

One Victory at a Time

*Originally written in July, 2012 a few weeks after my lumpectomy... In the weeks since I shared my recent cancer diagnosis, I have been truly overwhelmed, touched and deeply humbled by the outpouring of support from countless people. These days, it’s so easy to say you have a ton of… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Feb
22

How do you stop worrying?

About two years ago Zsolt and I travelled with some amazing friends to Corfu, Greece. That was one crazy trip – particularly since we booked a non-refundable room in the cheapest hotel available, which happened to be in the craziest, loudest, most vomit-covered town on the island where British University… Read More

clawson
Feb
22

My Lumpy Life Lessons

*Note: Written in May, 2012 right after my diagnosis... I need to get something off of (and out of) my chest… I have a confession to make – I’m one of those people who resolve to focus on things that really matter when confronted by tragic situations, but after a couple of weeks, real life seems to get in… Read More

riding shotgun
Feb
17

A life in eight ends

Although this may not have complete relevance for this site, since I've written often about my Mom I thought you might indulge me in sharing the remarks I made at her funeral this past Friday. A life in eight ends Thank you for joining us today.  My first recommendation is that you get yourselves… Read More

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Bumpyboobs
Feb
12

Writing the Stories That Don’t Have an End

So I’m here in Ottawa after the big snow storm of last week, looking out the window and thinking I’m just going to write what’s going on, not construct this post around a particular theme. Stuff has happened the past few weeks. Stuff that isn’t about facing cancer, but rather about facing life – good… Read More

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