Archive for June, 2010

Miriam Liggett Shares Her ‘Voice’ on Video

Miriam Liggett Shares Her 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing ‘Survivor’ whom we met at the recent Liver Symposium in Fort Worth. Miriam Liggett is an Inflammatory Breast Cancer ‘Survivor’ who has had metastasis to the liver. Her story is perspective on what this thing called ‘Survivorship’ is all about is truly fantastic. She definitely [...]


Jane Shares Her ‘Voice’ on Video

Jane Shares Her 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing cholangiocarcinoma ‘Survivor’, Jane Nannizzi. We met Jane at the recent Liver Symposium held in Fort Worth where she shared her powerful story with us on camera and became the 96th ‘Survivor’ to do so on Video. She is truly a ‘Survivor’ and gets ‘Survivorship’ in [...]


Jenna Langer Shares Her ‘Voice’ on Video Today

Jenna Langer Shares Her 'Voice' on Video Today

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing osteosarcoma ‘Survivor’, Jenna Langer. We met this amazing young woman at the recent Liver Symposium in Fort Worth where she easily stood before the camera and let her story flow. She is awesome, funny and without a doubt a ‘Survivor’! Don’t miss Jenna’s ‘voice’ today! [...]


Jean di Carlo-Wagner Shares Her ‘Voice’ on Video

Jean di Carlo-Wagner Shares Her 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing colon cancer ‘Survivor’ and super advocate, Jean di Carlo-Wagner! Jean has been a friend for awhile on the social network side of life so when we were able to finally meet in person at the recent Liver Symposium in Fort Worth, Texas, we knew that [...]


Jane Ali Shares Her ‘Voice’ on Video

Jane Ali Shares Her 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of a very strong ‘Survivor’ and advocate, Jane Ali. Jane and I have been friends via the internet for quite awhile so it was truly a pleasure meeting her at the recent Liver Symposium and having her share ‘voice’ on camera with the “Voices of Survivors Foundation”. She [...]


Betsy de Parry Shares Her ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of a very strong self advocate and stage 4 follicular non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma ‘Survivor’, Betsy de Parry. Betsy shares with us her own journey into ‘Survivorship’ and why it is so important to her that one learns to be there own best advocate. Don’t miss her amazing ‘voice’ today [...]


“My Voice” by Betsy de Parry

"My Voice" by Betsy de Parry

On January 7, 2002, cancer called.  Literally. I was driving on the interstate thinking about the goals I wanted to accomplish during the new year when my cell phone rang. Three little words, “We suspect lymphoma,” crashed over me with the force of the semi traveling next to me.  And they replaced my grandiose goals [...]


Nimal Fernando Shares His ‘Voice’ on Video

Nimal Fernando Shares His 'Voice' on Video

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing ‘Survivor’ from Sri Lanka, Nimal Fernando. Nimal is one of the happiest and energetic people whom we have ever met. He personifies ‘Survivorship’ in a huge way. We met at the Liver Symposium recently held in Fort Worth, Texas where he shared his ‘voice’ on [...]


Christina Olachia Shares Her ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing ‘Survivor’, Christina Olachia. Christina shares her story and journey into her own ‘Survivorship’ after being diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer. Hers is a story of questioning, honesty and her faith. We can’t thank her enough for sharing her ‘voice’ with the “Voices of Survivors [...]


“My Voice” by Christina Olachia

"My Voice" by Christina Olachia

I was diagnosed with Triple Negative, stage 2, node positive Breast Cancer in 2006 at the age of 32. Life changed for not just me, but for my family. I was dumbfounded, taken back as I had my feet knocked right out from under me. How could this happen? I was so young. My life [...]


April Capil Shares Her ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing breast cancer ‘Survivor’, April Capil. April gets immediately into what her journey into ‘Survivorship’ lead her to understand about what living is all about. She is truly an amazing woman and she, without a doubt, definitely gets it! We can’t thank April enough for sharing [...]


“My Voice” by April Capil

"My Voice" by April Capil

Cancer came at the most inopportune time – after I had moved 3,000 miles from home to start a cacao farm on an island in the middle of the Pacific. After the bailout contracted my local economy and plummeted the value of my newly-planted dream property on said island. After my online business closed its [...]


Jenny Gray Shares Her ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of an amazing ‘Survivor’ in the United Kingdom, Jenny Gray. Jenny shares her journey into ‘Survivorship’ with us in the ‘Written Word’ and really delivers an amazing story for about her life post diagnosis of leukemia. Don’t miss this amazing young woman’s ‘voice’ today. It is awesome! She [...]


“My Voice” by Jenny Gray

"My Voice" by Jenny Gray

I could tell by the look on the doctor’s face! I knew the answer before he had even said anything.
“I am very sorry Jenny but the leukemia has returned”.
I stopped looking at Doctor Caswell and looked at my mum, she started to cry and all I could think of was how hard it is going [...]