Breast Cancer Awareness
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Breast cancer Awareness Sculpture

This gorgeous sculpture was created in honour of breast cancer awareness month. Designed and shaped by hand, Confidence was created with steel wire and copper scars. Since being diagnosed with breast cancer 3 years ago, I’ve met many other women who’ve also been diagnosed. A subject that comes up frequently is body image. After they’ve […]

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2 Weeks Post-Op

Originally Posted to Facebook March 2015 Everyone warned me it’d take 6-8 weeks minimum to heal after surgery. Most warned me that 6 months was more reasonable, before that I shouldn’t expect too much of myself. I told them I had 2 weeks to recover, and that was it. They shook their heads and told […]

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Bilateral Mastectomy

Originally Posted to Facebook March 2015 This post has descriptions of what I went through after surgery. It’s been a few days since surgery. I suppose I could have posted something before surgery, but what would I have said? I could have written words of inspiration, an up beat message about looking forward to healing […]

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