The Covid-19 Pandemic Through a Cancer Survivor’s Perspective

“You will listen to a bird, really listen to it; you will look at a city sidewalk or a mountain or a single beautiful tree, and really see it. And you will finally – finally – live in the moment. Because that is all we have.” Laura Holmes Haddad Dear Friends, One of the beautiful moments of shelter-in-place has been… theContinue reading “The Covid-19 Pandemic Through a Cancer Survivor’s Perspective”

Dancing in the Rain

“Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.” Vivian Greene Dear Friends, It has been a heavy week for all of us. *big exhale* One of my #StopDropAndDance students, Laura, gave me daffodils and a card with the quote above, and it was my themeContinue reading “Dancing in the Rain”

It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye

“This world may bring deep darkness. But we are the bearers of light. We’ll join our flames together. And shine in the blackest of nights.” John Mark Green Dear Friends, I had a whole other newsletter and blog prepared for today. But this is what is on my heart right now. This weekend was filledContinue reading “It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye”

Let Us Stand By You

“In reality, it was just a bicycle ride. And we all chose to be there. But there’s so many struggles in life where people don’t get to choose. Cancer being an obvious one.” Rakesh Marwah Dear Friends, Right before the New Year, I received my first direct message on my newly launched @stopdropanddanceofficial Instagram account.Continue reading “Let Us Stand By You”