Tag: cancer

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May 20

Summit

Did you know climbing some of the biggest mountains can leave climbers with symptoms that are very similar to heart failure? Death zones are places at the top of a mountain where low oxygen and poor weather conditions make even breathing a pain-filled struggle. A documentary on K2 detailed the descent of a group of…




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Background I was abused for 19 years by my father and others. Physically and emotionally. Then my dad died in ’92. For 6 more years, I would be physically and emotionally abused by my sister. At 25, I moved out, got married and I was free! From almost-daily emotional abuse. But. That day? That I…




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I am 13. The house is dark and still, except for the hypnotic hum of the freezer. I am Secret Food Ninja oozing through the family room towards said kitchen appliance. Pause, listen, both parents are snoring just a few yards away in the master bedroom. Can I free the chips from their icy prison?…




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Cancer is happening right now, so much so it’s personally hitting home – my sister has breast cancer. Which is why I’m taking part in a 5k run to raise money and save lives.  Stastically one in two people will be diagnosed with cancer at one point in there lives. Every single pound donated goes…




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Wings wide. Feathers flying. Riding high. Going hard. Beating the air with all my strength. I took this picture recently on our family vacation to Siesta Key in March. This is Turtle Beach near Sarasota, Florida. Bright, breezy morning with the dawn on my shoulders, sand between my toes, and big, blue ocean in my…




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It has been said that vaporising is the less of the two evils. Being relatively new on the market over the last decade give it take. Not being apart of the public conscious than that of smoking, people still have reservations or a none understanding of what vapourising is.  Impacting your body  In the standoff…




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I love my mom, and I think that’s something I should tell her more often. I should stop taking her for granted, and you should stop doing the same thing with your mom, if you’re blessed enough to still have one on this earth. Why this emotional post ? Well, seven years ago, my mom…