The World Grew Dark

The World Grew Dark

  8 years down this desolate road. The road of loss, and sadness. The road of pretending and hiding. The road walked by many, yet feeling alone on the path. The road we navigate at diagnosis. Although it has been 8 years, this day remains fresh in my mind. The...
2021 Virtual Superhero Run

2021 Virtual Superhero Run

The 2021 Superhero Run was again a virtual event. Still successful and tons of support we are happy to have been able to put it on. This is the 7th year we are having this event (2nd virtual due to Covid), but we are so grateful for the community of supporters we have...
Today Holds Heaviness

Today Holds Heaviness

  This day comes every year, and every year I dread it. I cannot change it. I cannot erase it. I cannot accept it. It will always be with me, with us.   Today is not an anniversary. It is not a day of laughter. It is not a day of happy memories. It is a day...
Not So Sweet 16

Not So Sweet 16

Happy birthday baby boy. You should be 16 years old this year. I don’t even know what to say. Leading up to your birthday I felt broken. How can I not? The forever contemplation of what you would look like, how tall you would be, if you would be driving, who you...
The Month That Starts It All

The Month That Starts It All

  Many parents go through PTSD after their child has been diagnosed with cancer, and definitely after their child has died. I have written about that in previous blogs. Many don’t fathom the extent of that trauma for parents. Speaking to people, some have...