Category Archives: Lisa

And now, we pause our regular programming for some shameless bragging

Many of you “know” my daughter Lisa. It’d be hard not to if you’ve been visiting me here for long. But if you don’t, you can meet her here (The Superhero) and here (She Speaks) and here (They Walk). (Hey, … Continue reading

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Warning! Books Can Be Dangerous!

How important is reading to you?  To your children?  To our future? Starting in childhood with the school library and the bookmobile that came around the neighborhood in summers, and continuing through the present, books have been my loyal companions, … Continue reading

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She Speaks

You have all read my posts in which I told you about my daughter Lisa and her fight against breast cancer.  She is The Superhero I wrote about. Today, she speaks for herself.   These are her words. Mine Is Not … Continue reading

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Counting My Blessings and Passing Them On

I have been blessed. Of the 209,060 women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, I have not been one.  So far. Of the 3 million women who are living with breast cancer as I write this, I … Continue reading

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The Superhero

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As many of you know, breast cancer research and awareness is a cause very close to my heart.  My daughter Lisa is a four-year survivor.  She was diagnosed with the disease at the age … Continue reading

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