Help Us Reach Our Goal of 25 Team Members

Hello again. I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted here. There’s been a lot going on and it was a very busy summer. First, my son graduated from middle school and three days later he started playing water polo for his high school. The entire summer was a blur and now that he’s pretty much settled into high…

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An Interview with Aunty M Brain Tumours

Thank you Claire Bullimore; brain tumor survivor extraordinaire in the U.K. for interviewing me for Aunty M Brain Tumours! Claire is a brain tumor support advocate, blogger, author, speaker, and social media guru. Meeting, interacting with, and reading about survivors like Claire is something that has truly made a positive difference for me throughout my brain tumor journey. I am…

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An Indelible Mark

“Make it edgy,” I said to the tattoo artist. “There isn’t anything pretty about brain cancer.”   It was 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Although it had been a warm and sunny California day, I felt gloomy. I wanted the tattoo to personify my state of mind at the time: edgy and colorless. I was still struggling to…

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Brain Cancer Awareness Video 2019

Another great brain/tumor cancer awareness video created by the beautiful, Sarah Trask! Sarah will be a 35-year survivor next month. She had her first craniotomy when she was just six-years-old. She’s had a total of four brain surgeries and is an inspiration in the brain tumor community. She creates these videos each year to put a face on brain cancer….

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Brain Cancer May Have Taken Me Out Of The Game, But It Also Gave Me My Life.

Sometimes a person needs to be taken out of the game in order to embrace what really matters.  At least that was the case for me.  As a workaholic, I was out of touch with my body and my family. Although brain cancer took away my job and career (at least for the time being), I eventually came to realize…

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