Tag Archives: What to say

From Avery

Words from Avery… “Kim is the first person I know with Lung Cancer. Before her, I hadn’t really given any thought to the fact that lung cancer happens to healthy non-smokers at any age. I can say that I do … Continue reading

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From Mindy

Words from my favorite female climbing partner Mindy… “Kim got cancer. And lung cancer, which was even more of a shock. Where did that come from? Those first weeks and months were rather surreal—hearing updates, bad news, bits of hope, … Continue reading

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From Tracy

Words from Tracy… “What do you do when one of your otherwise healthy, non-smoking best friends tells you they have stage 4 lung cancer at 34? This happened to me 2 years ago May with my best friend, Kim. What … Continue reading

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From The Davidson

As explained in my last post here is a post from a great person and fantastic friend, Davidson. “You know there are some memories that seem to fade and blur over the years, then there are some you will never … Continue reading

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Take this Show on the Road

Wednesday, November 6th I participated in a event to raise Lung Cancer Awareness at Genentech.  How it all came about?  That fantastic Katie Brown at LUNGevity passed my name along to the Genentech Advocacy Coordinator. The request was a new … Continue reading

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Two Sites to Share

This week, I was referred to two internet goodies by two great friends.  I’m quite fond of them both, and the links they sent me.  I thought I would share. The first is an article is on ‘How NOT to … Continue reading

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It wasn’t me… It was the one armed man!

I’ve not hesitated about pointing out the silly things people have said around me and how it hurst my feelings.  In this emotional post almost a year ago, from my Lotsa Helping Hands site, I rambled about it. Well, yesterday … Continue reading

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Prep Time 25 Minutes

I always thought of myself as an above average person.  Pretty much when it came to anything except a few choice activities like bowling, singing, and entertaining little kids. Those, I pretty much suck at.  Now, living constantly under the … Continue reading

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What’s a Vacation?

Thursday  was an easy dinner night.  Mostly, I did not want to wake the cat who was sound asleep on the recipe I had flagged for dinner.  (Thanks Dyno for reading my mind!) We picked up pizza and salad for … Continue reading

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My Friend Kurt

Yesterday I got a phone call that I was expecting and dreading.  My friend called to tell me that her husband, Kurt, past away earlier that day.  I was speechless.  Somehow I managed to eek out, “Thank you for calling. … Continue reading

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