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My mom her birthday was used to be on wednesday next week... She died when i was 2 from lung cancer 😭 i have never known her but i still miss her everyday more
xcutexgirlx xcutexgirlx
13-15, F
1 Response Apr 20
So today sucked I was just diagnosed with cancer. The cancer has mastasized to most major organs and they cannot be removed I'm going into chemo in 6 days
cancerbae cancerbae
13-15, M
2 Responses Apr 19
Time goes by, But pain is still here deep in my heart. Someday it rains, another the sun shines bright, But everything looks so grey to me now. I knew that some would win and some...
livingdeadsoul61 livingdeadsoul61
18-21, F
1 Response Apr 17
Since EP is closing soon, and I haven't posted my story yet, I figured now is as good a time as any. I was 21 when my mum passed away. We fought the majority of my adult life. I...
antheaxx antheaxx
26-30, F
2 Responses Apr 15
My father had cancer but he also had a very bad heart condition. I don't know which one killed him. He went through one chemo, but when the doctors suggested to undergo one more...
Leotrine Leotrine
56-60, T
2 Responses Apr 15
When I hear a guy lost a battle to cancer, that really did bother me, that that's a term. It implies that he failed and that somebody else that defeated cancer is heroic and...
deleted deleted
26-30
Apr 13
When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer. You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and in the manner in which you live. Stuart Scott
deleted deleted
26-30
1 Response Apr 13
The treatment if worth it but it is worse than the cancer at times
allychef allychef
36-40, M
8 Responses Apr 7
I lost my step dad 9 years ago to kidney Cancer and a dear friend from middle school. You never really recover you just learn to live without them.
prada1010 prada1010
31-35, F
4 Responses Apr 7
I just learned that yet another one of my high school friends died of cancer. Sweet , affable Tim. Found out on Facebook. I knew he was sick but he went much more quickly than...
Sunnymornings Sunnymornings
61-65, F
4 Responses Apr 6
My mother Irma Horta was born March 13th 1940 in Cuba, and was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2013 she passed away March 7th 2016. Surrounded by her eternal love Luis Espino, and...
AngelEspino AngelEspino
36-40, M
2 Responses Apr 4
I am 11 years old. On January 17th at 3 am my father (age 46) passed away of stomache cancer, due to my young age I wasn't told a lot about his disease however I do know something...
Eliza004 Eliza004
13-15, F
Apr 1
It will be one year ago tomorrow that I lost my father and I feel like the grief is hitting me all over again. I really wish I had someone to share these feelings with bit I'm all...
Pattycake1234 Pattycake1234
26-30, F
2 Responses Mar 30
My father in law, (please see my poem to him 'The Bitter Sea' if you have a moment), my mother in law, (again, though shared with own own mother on her death 'Task No More'). And...
TValentine TValentine
56-60, M
Mar 30
My aunt died. She died 26 march first thing in the morning. I hate cancer, I hate life!
Lou0409 Lou0409
13-15, F
3 Responses Mar 29
My Dad passed away in Sept. 2014 & I still feel like its unreal.. Like if its all just a long bad dream. It's been a while since I've had a dream with him in it & it makes me even...
wslisaa wslisaa
18-21, F
2 Responses Mar 29
My mother was diagnosed with ovarian cancer 10 years ago. I'm 17 and she really was my best friend. She died last May and the strange thing was when she died I wasn't instantly...
deleted deleted
26-30
3 Responses Mar 28