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Posts by Missy Burgess

Survivor, Stage 3a Breast Cancer

Cancer Friends

by Missy Burgess April 25, 2024


Cancer during COVID. Seven hours from family. Neutropenic in the middle of a global pandemic. An unexpected passenger on the roller coaster of life.


Dear Cancer, I Failed at Cancer School

by Missy Burgess June 11, 2021

I went through 16 rounds of chemotherapy, 2 surgeries, and 28 rounds of radiation, and I failed at cancer school. The thought of having to repeat these courses, though, is now my greatest fear.