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Posts by Juanita Prada

Survivor, ALL

My name is Juanita, I am a young adult and a proud two-time Childhood Cancer Survivor! What do I love??? I love sharing my inspirational story with the world, I love to smile, I love to talk, I love my family and friends, I love to laugh, I love to make others laugh, I love that I speak Spanish and English fluently, I love being an Aquarius, I love to Latin dance, I love building meaningful relationships, I love to turn any negative into a positive, I love to learn new things, I love to challenge myself , I love reading about human development, I love interacting with people of all ages, I love to motivate myself and others, I love to run, I love culture and diversity,  I love good coffee, I love God and all the miracles and blessings brought upon my life, I love that at a young age I learned to truly understand one’s value of life, to LOVE LIFE—- Sweet. Delicate. Precious. Life.

Ten Years Old

by Juanita Prada January 20, 2021

Ten years old, first day of fifth grade, I can tell this story countless times, and it will never fade. The mild leg pain as I awake for a new day, assuming it’s a growth spurt, telling myself it will go away.