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Five Years Cancer-Free!

This weekend, I celebrated five years of being cancer-free with 180 of my friends and family. I am still touched and moved by their presence on Saturday evening. The energy that was in that room was just amazing. It took each … Continue reading

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Preview of The Joy of Cancer: Chapter Two

“Why did you wait so long?” Dr. Kowalski said with a concerned tone. “‘Oh shit!’ I thought to myself,” Olga recounted to me, “This is serious!” “Maybe because I was afraid?” The words unexpectedly spilled out of her mouth. Olga … Continue reading

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Preview of The Joy of Cancer: Chapter Two

“I was Chair at Lower Canada College (LCC ) school store where my children attended,” Olga continued. “I had been Chair for seven years and I wanted to step down but was paralyzed by my inability to say no and … Continue reading

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Preview of The Joy of Cancer: Chapter One

On Saturday morning, I walked into the dance studio and found Olga standing by the reception counter talking with Vered. She had short blonde hair and sparkling blue eyes. I remembered immediately noticing how healthy she looked and how beautiful … Continue reading

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