Tuesday, January 29, 2013


One of the reasons I love reading other cancer blogs is they remind me that I'm not alone in how I feel.  
(Copyright © 2013 The Big C and Me)

I comment on these blogs when I can, sometimes just a few words, but sometimes my sentences turn into missives. And that's when I know I've touched an internal nerve, the one that says, You have to blog about this!

That's what happened this morning. I was reading a new blog by Lisa Quintana, someone I discovered via the Facebook page of the ever-insightful Nancy's Point. Lisa blogs over at...

Tuesday, January 8, 2013


I am very saddened to hear that Debbi Chapman Dempsey passed away this past weekend. 

Debbi and I connected via our breast cancer blogs. When I started mine in April 2011, I was writing into the ethers — until June 26, 2011. That's the day I received my very first comment on a blog post. And that comment was written by Debbi

Since that day, I followed her blog (aptly named A Too Sassy Gal)...