Telling Our Stories: A Call for Story Submissions

One of the many avenues of support for individuals living with breast cancer is the sharing of stories and information with each other. As Dr. Paul Bowlby of Saint Mary’s University (Department of Religious Studies) quotes in the BCANS book, Breast Cancer Online: How We Told Our Children, “Telling stories is a gift of love! We are inspired by stories of courage. We give strength to others and to ourselves as we share our vulnerabilities.”

Do you have an experience with breast cancer? Are you willing to share your story? Through the sharing of real life experiences, we can provide much needed inspiration, comfort, information, and a sense of community for the many women and men living with breast cancer in Atlantic Canada – and beyond! (more…)


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