Chemotherapy stories, books, poems, and more

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Lift the veil on Freya's creativity in this fantastical volume of poetry. Discover Freya's sources of inspiration from childhood. Find out what makes her tick as a writer. See what kinds of poetry she enjoys writing. And get to understand her more than anyone who knows her but doesn't read… Read More
One woman's journey through cancer, chemotherapy and beyond. “Freya here expresses the full scope (of cancer), in her own way, of the rigors of the experience, and, I think, puts it in a form that fully describes its horrors as well as hope.” Troy This is a poetic account of… Read More

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Now elderly, while suffering from Dementia, he tries to remember his adolescence. He can only remember his first and only love, as he lays on his death bed. Read More
Last week, my sister was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. This week, after a whirlwind of doctor's appointments, scans and biopsies, and trips to the ER, I find myself spending the long weekend in a hospital two hours away from home while she receives her first treatment of chemo. This poem… Read More
I am dying. I fight depression on a daily basis. On Dec 9, 2009, I was diagnosed with Colon Cancer. It has spread to 1 lymph node (stage 3) and has gone through a few layers of the colon wall. There are 3 types of colon cancer. Type 1 is… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 01, 2013

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Symptoms of chemotherapy - called "chemo brain". It causes confusion, loss of memory, anxiety and sadness for family and friends when this happens to their loved ones. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 22, 2013

watching by husband be brave having chemotherapy for the first time Read More
All Beth wilson wants to be is normal. But she knows that will never happen, not ever again. What would you do if you were diagnosed with cancer? Would you scream and cry? Would you accept it and know your going to die? Or would you lock yourself in your… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Anne Marie was a normal teenager at the end of summer, but after an accident at her dance team's practice everything about Anne Marie is flipped upside down! She goes from being top dancer at Sarabeth's Dance Studio to nothing. Anne Marie is a strong girl. Teamed up with her… Read More
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