Tag Archive: cancer

What Would You Do if You Got Cancer?


  “You have cancer.” The tragically-common, often literal death sentence no one wants to hear. What do you do? How do you respond to those life-threatening words? I may have a somewhat unpopular opinion when it comes to this. If I were told I had cancer? What I would not do is subject myself to conventional…

I Will Not Be Pinkwashed: Why I Do Not Support Susan G. Komen for the Cure


  Pinkwashing America It’s October. And that means, it’s prime pink season. It’s national “Breast Cancer Awareness Month.” It’s that magical time of the year when shades of pale pink are plastered onto every product, every container, every conceivable gadget or gizmo that the Susan G. Komen Foundation can get their hands on. When that…