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tkone

Maple Valley, Washington
At 43 years old I was diagnosed with breast cancer.  I have a career, a husband, a family and a life.  I also had no risk factors other than the fact that I am female.  I had no idea I would have to become an expert on cancer. I started writing about my cancer journey in May... Full Bio
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Birthdays and Early Departures

Today is my dad's birthday.  He would have been 69 years old.  He died of pancreatic cancer when he was 48 years old.  Too young.  My husband is...

Panic, unbidden

Clearly, based on the fact that I have not posted in over a month, I have started moving on with my regularly scheduled life.  I have been...

"I was diagnosed...."

A year and 10 months after being diagnosed, I have met many, many women who have said these words to me.  "I was diagnosed......"  It becomes part...

A Question of DNA

The girls are on their Mid-Winter break and we took the opportunity to find some sunshine.  My parents have a condo in Palm Desert, California and...

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