Cancer Treatment, Complications, and Getting Back Up

Cancer Treatment, Complications, and Getting Back Up

Shortly after the diagnosis I was informed that I would require 5 rounds of chemotherapy to shrink the 11 cm tumor before surgically removing it. Each round of chemo became more difficult not only physically, as one would imagine, but mentally as well. I began to lose...
A Cancer Diagnosis and Learning Vulnerability

A Cancer Diagnosis and Learning Vulnerability

On August 12, 2016, my life changed forever. I had been puking blood for days. I could barely stand, and I felt as if I had the worst flu of my life. Stubborn as I am, I thought it would pass in a day or two and just rested at home. But after a few days of no sleep or...