Tag Archives: reflections

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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Pitying Is Dishonoring & Disempowering

I am not to be pitied. I detest that. I do not appreciate being pitied. I take offense in it. With or without the breast cancer diagnosis. Recently, someone left this comment in one of my posts — “I’m sorry … Continue reading

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Loving Sundays With The Magic Of The Rainbow

I love Sundays. They’re my favorite day of the week when I’m in my place in Manila. Last Sunday in particular. I live right next to a school. On Sundays, I hear nothing but the sound of the birds chirping. … 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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Feeling Fulfilled & Ready To Go

I don’t have anything else in my bucket list — a list that has gotten much shorter because I have reached the point in my life where I know what truly matters, none of which can be found in the … Continue reading

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