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sally battled breast cancer using pen and paper

Posted on Thursday, July 19, 2012

sally battled breast cancer using pen and paper

According to U.S. breast cancer research found on, “about 1 in 8 U.S. women (just under 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.”  Ironically, eight is approximately the same number of women breast cancer survivor Sally leads in her weekend writing group sessions.  Sally was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2003.  After a bilateral mastectomy, Sally recognized she had something that no one could take away from her – she had words to share, a story to tell.  Sally realized she needed to write.  This courageous rowdy prisoner began writing based on short twenty-minute prompts at

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