By Kathy L. Mosby

I may ponder my existence really “normal” and regimen until eventually 2014.  It’s as if 3 bombs dropped within the heart of my lifestyles beginning in January.  On January 9th, my candy mother kicked the bucket abruptly from a mind aneurism.  On February 8th, my neighbor’s lifeless tree fell on my apartment in the course of a storm.  On March 11th, i used to be clinically determined with lymphoma.  the adventure that is documented in my manuscript titled assemble Your Tribe.  while i used to be first clinically determined, one in every of my medical professionals stated, “Kathy, i do know you’re used to being the mother and caring for every thing, yet now it’s time to collect your tribe and settle for the help.”  So, “gather my tribe” is exactly what I did!  I emailed my tribe usually all through my journey.  My first e mail used to be a heavy one.  I instructed them approximately my very deep, terrible worry of chemo.  I requested them for his or her sincere opinion approximately what they suspect they might do in my situation.  They made me discover that I, not less than, had to attempt it.  That helped me enormously simply because I then discovered that I regularly had the facility to alter my brain if it used to be too awful.  a lot to my thrilled shock and aid, chemo isn't what it used to be!  The scientific neighborhood has made nice strides in terms of facing the part effects.  this is often only one of the messages I’d wish to express to every person dealing with a melanoma diagnosis.

My tale is either painful and uplifting on the similar time.  It has felt like existence hugely intensified.  a number of of my tribe contributors shared with me how my event has replaced and improved their lives.  They inspired me to put in writing a book.  My wish is that assemble Your Tribe can have a good influence on those that learn it.  i need to allow humans comprehend that they could face their greatest fears and that amazing benefits could abound after they do!  one in all my many benefits got here as an unforeseen cell name from the White apartment concerning a letter I had emailed to President Obama!  They sought after permission to focus on my story.  this is often only one of the numerous methods my lifestyles was once not “normal” and “routine.”

If my tale is helping even another individual, i'll be forever grateful.  i think totally pressured to inform my story.  i've been so exceedingly blessed and now this can be my time to offer back.


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