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Being A Maverick While Dealing With A Health Challenge

Being a maverick isn’t easy. I continuously face interactions that put to the test my resolve to live authentically — which equates to going against the majority. My recent interaction with a Western medical practitioner proved that for the nth … Continue reading

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Looking For The Mother’s Love

I reached out to the two healing practitioners that I mentioned in my previous post to receive some energy balancing, nurturance and support — and preferably from a female/mother figure. I realized, though, that I already AM getting that through … Continue reading

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The Lure of a Healing Center Once More…But No More

How clear and strong am I in my resolve about letting go of a long-held dream — since 1999 — of a healing center and a healing practice was put to the test very recently. I got reconnected with two … Continue reading

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MY body. MY life. My journey. Choosing Breast Cancer Treatments. Or Not.

It boils down to this — It is MY body. MY life. My journey. Ergo, MY choices. MY decisions. MY rules. MY terms. As I was deciding what to do next after learning of the biopsy results and the options … Continue reading

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Comforting Someone

When someone is going through a most challenging situation — such as a diagnosis of breast cancer in my case which I shared in a previous post — what they need to hear and receive is compassion, love, and nurturance. … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Being the Candle in the Dark

Image Source: https://pixabay.com/ “It’s over, thank you…..” These words run through my head as tears well up behind my eyelids and roll down my cheeks. I want to be held. At the same time, I want just to stay still … Continue reading

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Being My Brother’s Caretaker. Lessons Learned. Wisdom Gained.

I’m ever grateful for the time when I took on the role of caregiver/caretaker of my brother who suffered ruptured aneurysm in the brain due to drug abuse. It was a most transformative time for me. That was in 2003/2004. … Continue reading

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