Archive for January, 2011

Mickey Ferry Shares His ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of Ireland and one heck of a ‘Survivor’ with a strong story. I can’t emphasize enough the need for everyone to read today’s ‘Written Word’ piece by Mickey Ferry. His honesty and insight that he shares with us about his own journey into ‘Survivorship’ is very powerful and [...]


“My Voice” by Mickey Ferry

"My Voice" by Mickey Ferry

I was asked if I would consider writing something about my experience with Leukemia. I was asked at a good time because I was just about to travel to Belfast for one of my check-ups. When I was there I, as ever, met up with Susan Piggott, the Bone Marrow Transplant coordinator at Belfast City [...]


Kristen Franklin Shares Her ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

Today’s ‘voice’ comes to us by way of one of the most honest and humorous ‘Survivors’ yet, Kristen Franklin. She doesn’t pull any punches when she talks about her own journey into her ‘Survivorship’ but she does through quite a few humorous jabs. If you are looking for something to pick you up and make [...]


“My Voice” by Kristen Franklin

"My Voice" by Kristen Franklin

Okay, so I have been given full permission to be open and honest about my cancer experience and my approach to survivorship.  I’m not sure that is a good idea knowing my history of sarcasm.  There is a word used to describe my feelings, I can’t quite place it…wait, wait. Oh yeah BITTER.  Bitter party [...]


Kyle Lovering Shares His ‘Voice’ in the ‘Written Word’

It is 2011 and a new year has begun for us all. This year is going to be a huge one for the “Voices of Survivors Foundation” so let’s start it out with what we do best and that is sharing ‘voices’ of ‘Survivors’! The first ‘voice’ shared this year comes to us by way [...]


“My Voice” by Kyle Lovering

"My Voice" by Kyle Lovering

My name is Kyle, I am twenty five years old.  I am married to my beautiful wife Kaylee and we have two wonderful children.  Kyler who is my son and is five, and Kylee who is my daughter and is almost three!
In February, around my birthday, I started having some strange bowel symptoms and slight [...]