Calling Cancer a Gift Or an Opportunity for Enlightenment Is Insulting! | Nancy’s Point

Calling Cancer a Gift Or an Opportunity for Enlightenment Is Insulting! | Nancy’s Point
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If you haven’t read Nancy’s book, please read her posts on Nancy’spoint.com her blog give her your thoughts in the matter of has cancer made you a better person (sigh. Absolutely not in my case anyway.) Then go on amazon.com and get a copy. If you happen to be really tight on cash due to this lockdown situation then let me know. I’ll buy you a copy. Its one of three cancer experience personal stories that I nightly recommend – the other two are The Cancer Olympics by Robin McGee about her odyssey with colorectal cancer and The Cancer Whisperer by Sophie Sabbage. All three of these women have a different side of the elephant to describe to you.

But all of them, as everyone cancer has visited uninvited, also get the ass end of the elephant to describe in their styles with their truth. I’m not leaving anyone purposely out. Memoirs of a Debulked Woman by Susan Gubar about ovarian cancer is another personal fave. I’ve read so many cancer books – personal and medical – I’ve got cancer on the brain for every meal of the day. Not cancer of the brain. That scares the living shit out of me to be honest – I’ve relied on it my entire life and without it I’d not be me…but that is simply not true as we all know with the advent of the cyberknife we have come into our disease at an advanced technological time – but metastatic breast cancer is still ignored by illusive

And the nausea that’s percolating in my stomach from the thoughts I’ve had regarding the stupid things people say like, ” Well, we’re all gonna die sometime,” and…so we will. But if you know this – we are born terminal – then that’s just plain stupid. And so is the idea that we are better people. We aren’t. But we must delve deep inside and find the better parts of ourselves like tenacity, to get through the horrible treatments and the isolation and all the drudgery that is life with cancer. It’s shit.

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Prostate Cancer Strikes awarded the #1 best new prostate disease ebooks to read in 2020!

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Free iBook Fighting Cancer by Annette and Richard Bloch

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Free, yes, truly free eBook by one of the founders of H&R Bloch and his wife. After a dire metastatic cancer diagnosis, Richard Bloch refused to take the death sentence diagnosis provided by his doctors. Instead, he determined his fate through attitude and, although some of us do not apply war metaphors to our diseases, fighting back with his mind body connection, he’s survived as of the writing of this book,19 years. Stated specially, the introduction insures the reader understands that the writers wanted to share their experiences to the benefit of others with a dire diagnosis and that this in and of itself is the goal in publishing the book at their time expense. They’ve gotten and expect no financial or notoriety gain.

It’s short and very readable, and although I’m only into chapter two and I have no real feedback as of yet, you’ve got nothing to lose by reading this and something to gain, which is little in the life of a metser, and that’s hope.

As my abdomen fills itself with Ascites fluid this week, I realize Ibrance, my current chemotherapy, probably stopped stabbing Canferateau with a stake through the heart. It’s time to find some other form of therapy. While my heart dips into the shallow end of the pity pool, it’s not lost on me how the universe plops serendipitously some hope in a book to help me reestablish my strong belief in self healing through the mind body connection.

Thanks Mr. Bloch. Your survivor’s wisdom investment realizes huge market gains with one of those people who put a time, a very dear resource, into reading your book. At first glance I don’t think it’s wasted.