cancer

The Look in Her Eyes

I recognized the look in my friend’s eyes. I could see beyond her smile and her hugs. Deep inside, I saw fear. Fear of the unknown she is facing, and the new path she’s now walking. You see, my friend was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. I could see beyond […]

A Blink of an Eye

It’s amazing how things in your life can change in the blink of an eye… and take you into a completely new direction. I’ve experienced this personally with my own journey with cancer. It profoundly changes you. Losing parents and family members will change you. Becoming a parent… and so […]

The Need for Community

This blog is entitled “Talking Among Friends” for a reason.  I want it to be a safe place to talk about friendships, relationships and life in general.  Originally, this blog started out as “Rebecca’s Journey,” where I wrote about my experience with cancer. After a while, I didn’t want to […]

Cycles of Life

It’s been an interesting week.  I’m seeing the cycles of life, so to speak.  We received word that my aunt, who is in poor health, had taken a turn for the worst. Her kids and family were gathering around to spend time with her.   A few days later, my […]