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 history of breast cancer.
Not all women who are diagnosed with breast cancer have a family history, but Treva grew up knowing that when she was just a baby, her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Waves of Pink II: Common Ground, Uncommon Courage
Cancer has affected me since the day I was born. While my mom was pregnant with me, she didn’t know it yet, but she had breast cancer. After I was born my mom had troubles with breast pain while breastfeeding me. Her pain was dismissed as mastitis and she was sent home. After all, she was only twenty-eight years old and doctors didn’t believe she could have breast cancer at such a young age.