FIVE STAGES OF GRIEF

I have experienced a lot of grief during the 32 years on this earth and the emotions I experienced when I lost my parents were very...

SOUL SISTERS

I thought it would just be a normal chemo day Coping with chemo and Covid in my own way There I was trying to hide and stay silent...

The Fight

This is the first time I have struggled to portray exactly how I feel since I started my cancer journey. This time around I feel that I...

The other C word!

We are all currently living through unprecedented times right now and for my generation, we have never experienced anything like it!...

What does reoccurrence look like??

If you have been following my recent blogs you will know that I have recently received the devastating news that the cancer I fought so...

A new chapter pending....

I can see the fear in your eyes! The way your clutching that clipboard is far too familiar and I can’t help but sympathise with the...

To the girl who lost her daddy

You were a daddy’s girl who took on so many of his traits, many said you were his mini me. You loved every minute you got to spend with...

REMISSION:POSSIBLE

I remember so clearly how I craved for the cancer to do one! I couldn’t wait for the hair on my head to grow back, even just a little bit....

Triple what?

Many women who have followed my journey have asked me what breast cancer I had and what grade it was. Before my diagnosis I had no idea...

ONE WISH

If you were granted one wish, what would it be? To become rich, be famous and rub shoulders with the A listers or have a large family....

“What If”

Imagine having to relive the same dream each night over and over without knowing the ending. Each time you get that little bit closer to...

Hate is a strong word!

Growing up I believed that love and hate were miles apart from eachother but after kicking the C to the curb, I have learnt they are very...

Life will never be the same!

It’s heartbreaking to lose someone, people say time is a healer and I guess this is true in many ways but when you lose your parents, no...

Boob Dilemma

I recently had a follow up appointment with my surgeons about my reconstruction surgery on Phillis (my good boob) which is part of my...

Bald & Beautiful

What’s the first thing that crosses your mind when you think of chemotherapy? Apart from knowing what it is used to treat, it’s very much...

Inside Out

I have wanted to write a blog about this for sometime due to my own battle with coping mentally after my diagnosis. Many emotions are...

What cancer has taught me!

Before my diagnosis I just plodded through life, looking back on the last 10 years actually scares me at how naive and unaware I was. I...

Lucky?

Before I faced cancer I always naively believed that a survivor was someone who defeated something and that was that! I have now come to...

Beauty whilst counquering the beast

Before I started my chemo treatment back in October 2016, I would go on the internet and research hair regimes and beauty tips for during...

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