It has taken me longer to write this than I expected. Why, I’m not entirely sure, but here we are. On March 18th I was very suddenly and unexpectedly (well, who expects it?) diagnosed with leukemia. Yep. Here’s the part where everyone asks if I had any idea? How did I get diagnosed?
No, I didn’t know. But I did know something wasn’t right. Over the last few months I felt tired. I mean, we all feel tired because, children. But I felt like I was failing. Like no matter what, most of the time I couldn’t muster up enough energy to get through the day and make it until bedtime. I felt like a bad mom and I took that to heart. I felt like a bad businesswoman as the energy I have relied on for years to always be creative, excited and moving forward was snuffed out. [Read more…]