Thank you, Cancer (2/2)

Thank you cancer

These points are not all that original and won’t solve the world’s problems, but they have had a remarkable affect on me. They have helped me deal with life more gracefully, when I would have probably become an alcoholic or had a complete breakdown otherwise.

Tomorrow I find out if my son’s cancer is gone or if we have another six months of worry and hospitals ahead. Not every day will be easy. Not every day will be happy. But I refuse to let cancer ruin my son or my’s life. Continue reading

Thank you, Cancer (1/2)

Thank you cancer

I say thank you to God on a daily basis. I think being outwardly appreciative of God showing up is vital. But when I say thank you cancer, I am not negating God’s role. I just feel like its important to look at the good stuff that can only come from the terrible stuff. Sometimes you have to be broken down before you can be rebuilt stronger. Sometimes you have to be thrown into an unexpected life situation before you can grow. Sometimes life is hard, and that is okay. Continue reading