My Cancer Journey – Blindsided

Blindsided

My appointment was routine. Once I was dressed I quickly headed to the elevator trying to beat the rush-hour traffic. While waiting for the elevator to arrive, a lady standing nearby looked at me and smiled. “Well, I’m glad that’s over for another year.” I returned her smile and nodded in agreement. But what if … Read more

My Cancer Journey – But I Have a Daughter…

Elise and Carol Roper

Sitting in the surgeon’s office, my husband, John, and I anxiously waited to hear what the doctor’s plan of action would be. Having recently received a breast cancer diagnosis I was swimming in overwhelm and fear. This appointment with the surgeon would hopefully stem that tide a bit. After examining me and explaining the route … Read more