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Contents Introduction PART ONE BREAKING SILENCE: Living with Primary Illness One A Chorus of Mothers: "Water in a Desert" Two Holding Patterns Three "Secrets Make You Sick"-Diana Loew Four "Cancer Saved My Life"-Marge Schmitt Five "You Can Go Through Anything"-Lorraine McKinley Six In Limbo: The Post-Cancer Experience PART TWO LIFE ON THE EDGE: Living with Recurring Illness Seven When Fear Becomes Reality Eight "Maybe a Grade C Movie"-Sara Markowitz Nine "My Value As a Mother Is Just Being Here"-Tina Salomon Ten "You Get What You Get"-Julie Renaud Eleven "Christmas is Every Day Now"-Janet Johnson Twelve "The Story Has Not Ended Yet"-Carrie Arnold PART THREE LIVING LEGACIES: Being with Dying Thirteen When the Time Comes Fourteen "A Soul on Vacation"-Leona Reardon Fifteen "In Your Best Interest is Peace"-Annette Nisewaner Sixteen "I'm Just A Ball of Fire"-Reiko Garcia Seventeen "Make Every Day Count"-Dorothy Greenwald Eighteen New Stories of Motherhood Epilogue Walking On Notes Resources
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Cancer in women -- Psychological aspects.
Cancer -- Patients -- Family relationships.
Mothers -- Mental health.