If you have cancer.
If you had cancer.
If you know someone with cancer.
If you want to talk about cancer.
We won't pray. We won't blame gods. We won't give credit to gods.
We face the diagnosis and know, it is what it is.
To the extent that we can, we will define our own course.
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Cancer changes lives.
We have to deal with medical profession.
We have to deal with medications.
We have to deal with new discomfort and pain.
We have to create dignity, where there is indignity.
We have to deal with family members, friends, coworkers, and strangers, in a changed way.
We resolve to go forward with strength, resilience, purpose, pride, and integrity.
We define ourselves. Cancer does not define us.
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