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Melinda

Melinda is a Childhood Cancer (Hodgkin’s Lymphoma) survivor, author of Grace: A Child's Intimate Journey Through Cancer and Recovery, and a Fight Like A Girl Club Power Team writer for Childhood Cancer. Visit Melinda at these places: Website: Happy Quail Blog: Grace Twitter: @1ballerina

One Who Should Not…

A soft beanie slips over the small head of one who should not be hairless A needle plunges into the hip bone of one who should not know that kind of pain A single word scares one who should not yet know true fear Thoughts beyond this world float in …

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The Pre-Battle Battle

When an ill child is brought to the doctor, cancer is the last word on everyone’s mind.  Kids are known for being energetic, youthful, and healthy…which means many narrow down symptoms to simple ailments.  But when a sick child reappears week after week through the doctor’s office door, it is …

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