Tag: Metastatic breast cancer

Ode to Calling for Silence

I am still.At this momentI am bathedIn my silenceSkilled in self Fear and doubt.Maybe our keys to Gain accessTo the powerOf these quiet bonesRolled out onThe carpetsOf all colorslead toentrywaysWhere sit Freedom’s keys:Sweet reliefFrom the prison Of thought.Wafts of hearing What’s taught us By the hand lockingThe diocese ofLife. Nobody ownsme like silence.I find at

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Patient Advocacy: The ugly reality of organizational and individual bullies

“The wisdom of this culture comes from the sick people in this culture not the rich people.” Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen in conversation with Krista Tippet from the podcast OnBeing. No easy words come when a person you’ve been close to, even virtually, enters hospice, or worse, receives the news that medicine has no more

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MBC Social Media Infographic – likes and dislikes by MetUpUK.org

Love: this infographic by our friends at metupUK.org. It’s useful as a general guideline for social media interactions. Who wants to tweet into a coal mine like a canary only to have that last tweet echo into nothingness. Hate: there’s audacious uneducated people who launch campaigns to bully people into shame and hiding online on

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