1. Life lessons
Cancer as Teacher, Coach, Mentor
When I heard "cancer" and my name in the same sentence for the first time nearly ten year ago I wish I could tell you I was open to learning life lessons. Not so much. Mostly I panicked for close to a year. Then I read Things That Scare Us by Pema Chodron and the Power of Now by Eckert Tolle and had my first round of chemo. Life sped up and slowed down simultaneously and I tried to remember to take notes. Here are some of those notes.