(This is the text from a speech I gave for the opening ceremonies of the Monroe/Sky Valley, Washington Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society on June 2, 2012 and, by request, in a slightly altered form at the Arlington, Washington Relay on June 23) Welcome to Relay! My name is Robyn Lynn … Continue reading Why Not Now?
I am thrilled to be one of 43 remarkable women and 1 man whose lives were changed by a breast cancer diagnosis. We have written our stories of courage and struggle, hope and compassion and are sharing them with you for free in the new e-book "How We Became Breast Cancer Thrivers" . Please click … Continue reading How We Became Breast Cancer Thrivers
Hello – My name is Robyn Lynn. I am a writer, grad student, mom and breast cancer survivor. Not very long ago was I was in the middle of the most difficult thing I could ever imagine going through. I was uncertain, scared and full of questions and someone stepped forward and shared their story. … Continue reading Speech given to Cancer Resource Network/American Cancer Society, September 2011
Last weekend was Nation Cancer Survivors Day and this weekend was my hometown’s American Cancer Society Relay for Life fundraiser in which my dad and I were the survivor speakers. As I complete my tattoo and celebrate my acceptance to grad school, I find myself deep in thought about survivorship and what life after cancer … Continue reading Honoring Survivorship