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Archive: 03 2011
Bumpyboobs
Mar
20

It’s funny to be in a room full of women who don’t want to cry. Fact is that all of us in last week’s seminar had good reason to burst into tears, but not a single lady let the waterworks  flow.  Was this an act of strength, or a retreat into cowardice? I don’t know. All I know is that never before has makeup… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Mar
14

Last week I opened my twitter account to find a message from an old friend. She forwarded me a link (this link, in fact) to a Globe and Mail article discussing how a woman, Jill Anzaru who has breast cancer is not eligible for the needed medication coverage. Why? Because her tumour was too small. The cancer in… Read More

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Bumpyboobs
Mar
10

At the very end of Margaret Atwood's Edible Woman there is a scene where Marian bakes a cake. Her entire apartment is catastrophic with mess, mould and disarray. Instead of cleaning the place, she buys new ingredients (flour, sugar, salt, etc), a new baking tray, new cake moulds, new measuring cups – new… Read More

Bumpyboobs
Mar
05

If you’ve tuned into twitter, facebook or facingcancer.ca lately – then you must have noticed the Tell Her Movement. And if you’re just tuning in and wonder ‘what’s all this buzz about?’ then click here for an explanation. Everywhere you look someone is telling somebody that they are thinking about… Read More

Bumpyboobs
bumpyboobs
Member since
Feb 03, 2011

I was diagnosed with breast cancer a few days after my one year wedding anniversary. That was a shocker. After three years NED, cancer reappeared and pushed me to stage four. This blog captures life despite cancer. With international relocations, job search drama, fighting off apartment vermin, falling deeply in love and more. Life is challenging, but nevertheless inspiring and that’s what Bumpboobs is all about. You can find me over at @Bumpyboobs on Twitter, and hey - I wrote a lovely fiction novel! - over at http://www.CatherineBrunelle.com

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