Monthly Archives: October 2012

Wear Black & Save the Rack

Originally posted on ihatebreastcancer:
Peggy Orenstein’s Op-Ed on booby bracelets drew sharp comments from people with breast cancer, defenders of free speech, professional comment baiters and, of course, the people who make their living by peddling plastic gewgaws to the…

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Rate Your Pinktober Experience

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Seasons

I love each of the four seasons; each one can be declared a favorite based upon how I feel on a particular day.  This past summer was declared the most humid summer on record in New York City, which was … Continue reading

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Frankenstorm

Just the thing to keep you from thinking about cancer. For about two minutes.

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Next Year . . .

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Ladders

The older I get the harder it is to remember stuff.  There was a time that I could repeat the title of every song on every Queen and Led Zeppelin album–in order and chronologically.  Now I’m lucky if I can … Continue reading

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Bee Sting

Some weeks ago I posted Breast Cancer: The Musical.  Well, here is something you won’t want to miss: a shadow puppet show.  The craft is quite impressive, but as for the production itself? I’ll let you be the judge. So … Continue reading

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I Have My Reasons

This cancer thing is getting old.  You know, it’s been three months since I found out I had breast cancer and two months since my upgrade.  I should have picked another disease.  Something easier to manage and less annoying.  Why?  … Continue reading

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Tylenol with Codeine

Today’s post is brought to you by the letters T, C, and the number 3. I’ve been sleepin’.

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A Funny Thing Happened . . .

I was working on a post about male breast cancer.  I wanted to create a graphic with statistics and thought to myself, “Self, hit The Google and get a picture of some pecs.”  Now, just in case you forgot I … Continue reading

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