It is what it is. Might as well find some humor in your journey.
I was diagnosed last February (2013) with stage IV lung cancer. A shock to me, needless to say, as a non-smoker. Unless of course you count those funny things I smoked back in college 40 years ago.
Besides the support of family and friends, I have found keeping my sense of humor throughout my journey has been the best medicine, other than the miracle drug Tarceva, which has kept me afloat for the past 8 months.
So, soon after my diagnosis, I began a blog where I can put a bit of a humorous spin on what can be a very humorless journey if you let it. Hope it provides some comical relief for those of you that have dealt with this for some time as well as those of you who are just beginning your battle:
Stay positive – it makes all the difference.