Tag Archives: Cancer

Boston Marathon bound 2016!

I am honored and ecstatic to be given a second chance to run the Boston Marathon! I will be running again with the Dana Farber Marathon Challenge Team. Dana Faber is the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance of Boston. It’s where … Continue reading

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Why I’m running the Boston Marathon

Boston is my home. Since I began running, there was the dream of running the Boston Marathon. I have watched it, cheering for runners for more years than I can count. I have volunteered at the expo and ran the … Continue reading

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FInally Done

This post is about cancer, fair warning. Last August I was diagnosed with stage 1B Breast Cancer. It was one of the worst days in my life. I had just moved to Seattle and had NO friends or family here, … Continue reading

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Relief

On Wednesday I had my first mammogram, since my diagnosis. I did not realize how stressed I was about it until after I heard it was clean. I sat in the room and cried from relief. I felt the weight … Continue reading

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