Imagine hearing the words, "You have breast cancer."
In Common Ground, Uncommon Courage, twelve breast cancer survivors tell their inspirational stories. From diagnosis to survivorship, the stories are a raw and honest account of navigating "the journey".
Each chapter gives you a first-hand look into real-life stories of personal heartbreak and resilience.
Common Ground, Uncommon Courage reveals the complexity of a breast cancer diagnosis and subsequent treatments combined with the reality of patients left to navigate unfamiliar territory on their own.
Captivating, engrossing, with authentic vulnerability and matter-of-fact honesty. Common Ground, Uncommon Courage will give you a new perspective into the very personal fight against breast cancer.
If you, or someone you know, have breast cancer, you will want to read these beautiful stories of hope.
Julie Pershing is a book writing and publishing coach, author, and entrepreneur. She is passionate about helping people who want to learn how to write and publish a book.
As a writing coach, Julie helps with all aspects of book writing; from creating your book concept to writing, editing, and successfully publishing your book.
Julie and her husband Dave live in Oregon with their two dogs, Audrey and Everly.
A well known side effect of chemotherapy is losing your hair. But there are additional side effects from treatment that are equally as devastating.
The side effects vary from person to person, and can affect appearance, internal organs, intimacy, and even brain functions.
Waves of Pink II: Common Ground, Uncommon Courage
My side effects were all over the map. I was thrown cruelly into post-menopause and am still receiving those gifts. Even today, I still have uncomfortable CIPN (chemo-induced peripheral neuropathy), osteopenia, continued cognitive challenges, and your run-of-the-mill intimacy struggles.