Tag Archives: Pinktober

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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Next Year . . .

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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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Devil’s Advocate: Hooters Edition

As you know, I’m no fan of the pink.  Before I got cancer I never thought about it.  Didn’t care.  Pink ribbons.  Whatever.  Wanna  buy a pink fanny pack and support breast cancer awareness?  Mmmno.  That all changed when I … Continue reading

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Sunday Pink

Every time you paint your nails pink in October, an angel gets cured of breast cancer.  

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Moving Beyond Pink

Yesterday on the Monday evening #bcsm TweetChat, the hashtag started to morph from “breast cancer social media” to “breast cancer sadomasochism.”  I like them; it’s a frenetic pace, but with good ideas and thoughts moving back and forth.   They’re run … Continue reading

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The Wall

Damn, I’ve hit my first wall. So tired of thinking about, and writing about, and talking about, and living with cancer.   And there is no end game. October is making me physically sick.  I underestimated the effect this month of … Continue reading

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Lemmings

I was on a FB product page today wherein a pink Cuisineart cookie maker was being advertised.  The description of the product began with a little breast cancer awareness note: “Breastfeeding decreases a women’s risk of getting premenopausal breast cancer. … Continue reading

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Pinktoberfest

I was unable to get this to embed in the post. But I’m not going to let that stop you from watching this bit of video brilliance.  Click below and enjoy Pinktoberfest from Current TV’s infoMania.

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Pinkover

On this, the first day of Pinkfuckingtober, I propose an alternative. Let’s call November the month of Pinkover! For one thing, we can collectively exhale from the drone of commercials, walk-a-thons, ribbons, and all of the other mishegoss to which … Continue reading

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