Weekly Round-Up


Time for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just leave a comment below.

A thoughtful reflection from Audrey on the need for compassion and understanding.

Nancy Seibel shares 3 powerful and hopeful pandemic related insights on her blog this week.

A post on Covid trauma fatigue from JoAnn.

Dee is celebrating her 15th year cancerversary.

The prize for the best blog title of the week goes to Carolyn for A patient, a caregiver and a doctor walk into a bar..

Juliet takes part in Nancy’s summer blog hop challenge.

Thoughts on dating after cancer – and covid- on the Shine Cancer Support blog.

Terri shares a summary and highlights of her WHISTalks Live with Dr. Minas Chrysopoulo on shared decision-making.

Interesting reflection from Sheri linking the health food craze with our addiction to control.

Abigail shares a guest post on jealousy on her blog this week.

Inspiring post from Julia introducing the essays in her July 2020 “Lessons from Lockdown” project. See Ilene’s contribution this week.

Becky writes about her first experience of Zometa.

A post from Barbara on PTSD after a cancer diagnosis.

Connie shares a virtual staycation in Vermont with us.

Finally this week read about a joint endeavour from two of the most passionate and hard-working advocates Jo and Chris who want to start a ‘Movement,’ totally independent of any charities etc, where the patient/carer/family voice is heard directly.

Until next week,

Stay safe. Stay connected.

Yours with much love always,

Marie xxx