The Rope Exercise. How does the concept of a rope apply to our cancer diagnosis?
"Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness." Desmond Tutu.
As a teenager, I would long to be older, always wishing I could do all the things I was too young to do. I wanted to turn eighteen, leave high school behind, head to college and finally get away from the constant, watchful eyes of my parents. Then, after I turned eighteen, I couldn’t [...]
Time. Fear. Hope. These simple thoughts/concepts dominate so much of our cancer experience. I would doubt that there is a single person facing a cancer diagnosis, who hasn't contemplated all of these things, in one way or another. Every one of these ideas will be the focus of or touched upon in posts throughout the [...]