Becky

Survivorship badge

Survivorship badge

Wed January 30, 2019
In this week's newsletter, Nancy highlights an older post where she asks What's wrong with a survivorship badge anyways? I have been reflecting a lot lately on survivorship -…
Goals for 2019

Goals for 2019

Wed January 2, 2019
I am glad that 2018 is over. It has not been the best of years for me, especially the last half. I don't do new years resolutions, but I…
Christmas in the canyons

Christmas in the canyons

Sat December 29, 2018
This year, our Christmas trip took us to the canyons ... specifically to Owl Canyon in California, Red Rock Canyon in Nevada, and Bryce Canyon in Utah. In part…
Anxiety and oncology visits

Anxiety and oncology visits

Fri December 7, 2018
Many cancer patients and survivors experience what we affectionately call scanxiety - that is anxiety around taking scans. I realized while swimming this afternoon that I experience anxiety around…
An afternoon off

An afternoon off

Thu November 15, 2018
The fires up north are causing horrible air quality in the Bay Area. Today got worse, so now it is unhealthy for anyone to be outdoors. Fortunately, I have…
Writing

Writing

Fri November 9, 2018
I realized today, while having a writing session with my academic supervisor, that I haven't been writing lately. Not for this blog, but also not for any of my…
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