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It's Not Twitter, But...

I never could figure out how people could use just 140 characters to express themselves.  I tend to run on and on and on…well, if you ever read stuff I write you know that.  362 more words


Beautiful cancer survivors strut their strength for New Orleans Fashion Week

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO)-  It’s New Orleans Fashion Week and there’s one fashion show that honors the fierce beauty of cancer survivors. News with a Twist Reporter Kenny Lopez takes you to the “You Night Empowering Events” fashion show. 320 more words

News With A Twist

A One-of-a-Kind Dinner Party

There were ten of us seated around the table in my favorite restaurant including two friends from high school, two from my college days, a mentor from my teaching career, two neighbors, a teaching colleague, myself and my daughter. 900 more words

We cannot be not knowledgeable about cancer and its impact

A few of my posts are about cancer (e.g. here and here).

I had mentioned earlier that personally and professionally cancer has been a part of my life. 332 more words


"Get Busy Living or Get Busy Dying"

This is a diary of my experience fighting cancer.  It’s a long story.  This is part one.  I took the title from the movie “The Shawshank Redemption.”  It’s a phrase I still have to use occasionally to remind myself what I’m doing.  1,382 more words

Cervical Cancer