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Cancer Reveals the Light Between Us

Lisa Pullen Kent | Posted 02.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Pullen Kent

Newly shorn, the women huddle close, their arms wrapped around each other. Exhilarated by the fulfillment of their conquest, they laugh while weeping and can't resist reaching out to rub each other's heads in disbelief, the weight of all their hair, gone.

Terminally Ill Boy Gets Early Avengers-Themed Halloween Party Fit For The Mightiest Hero

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.15.2015 | Good News

This community came together to make sure one boy could live his final months to the fullest. Billy Lee, a 5-year-old who lives in Houston, was diagn...

The Significance of 50

Jay Scott | Posted 06.02.2016 | Impact
Jay Scott

Throughout my life there have been many numbers of significance. For instance 4 -- the number of children I have had the immense pleasure of being a father to; or the age when my daughter Alex first voiced her desire to host a lemonade stand to help doctors on their way to finding cures for all kids with cancer.

The Day Social Media Ripped Me Apart For Taking My Son To The Theater

Nicole Skaro | Posted 06.01.2016 | Parents
Nicole Skaro

When we tell our children to look away or don't look at people who are different, we are teaching our children that those children are invisible and to ignore them.

My Son's Guardian Angel

Nicole Skaro | Posted 05.18.2015 | Parents
Nicole Skaro

My son was diagnosed with cancer. I quickly learned children do die. They die in horrific horrible ways. Ways adults can't even fathom. Ways that make you question God's existence.

My Sons Make Sacrifices So Their Brother Can Live

Nicole Skaro | Posted 03.29.2015 | Parents
Nicole Skaro

My sons lost both of their parents when Vito was diagnosed. There is no other way to say it. My other sons are on the back burner while we are in a fight for Vito's life.

Know That You Are Loved And By Love, We Live

Nicole Skaro | Posted 03.22.2015 | Parents
Nicole Skaro

I dream of a day I go broke paying for your college. I dream of a day you tell me you are traveling the world. I dream of a day you tell me you're in love. I dream of a day I hold my grandchild.

Dear New Cancer Mom

Nicole Skaro | Posted 03.09.2015 | Parents
Nicole Skaro

I wish we'd never known each other. I wish this was a journey you'd never had to embark on. I'm still new to this journey. We've only been on it for four months. I just want you to know you are strong.

Words of Wisdom From My Daughter: 'I Believe in Miracles'

Jay Scott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Jay Scott

I'm not here to tell you about a miracle that saved my daughter's life; instead of I'm here to tell you about the miracle that was her life, and how her 8 ½ years of life have left an enduring impact on the lives of other children battling cancers.

How I Stood Up To Cancer

Pearce Quesenberry | Posted 11.13.2012 | Teen
Pearce Quesenberry

Life is supposed to be pretty simple when you are 10 years old. My life, though, became very complicated when I was diagnosed with cancer in 2008.