What’s on your brave-making list?

Posted November 8th, 2016

At the encouragement of a friend, I presented at this week’s IGNITE Bend event held at the historic Tower Theater. IGNITE events are produced in places like Helsinki, Paris and New York City. Presenters get 5 minutes and 20 slides, which automatically advance every 15 seconds. The tagline is: “Enlighten us, but make it quick.” And so I applied to […]


I’d Want You On My Team

Posted October 28th, 2016

Snaking through the security line at Los Angeles International, I noticed an abandoned backpack. I watched it for a few moments as the line continued to move. “Is this anyone’s backpack?” No response, so I slipped under the barricade to report it. About the time I got back in line, a woman claimed it. She had left it on […]


Season Changes: What Season Are You In?

Posted October 19th, 2016

This is the beginning of my favorite time of year, this golden-aspen-football-pumpkin season that extends to turkey-more football-pie-gratitude season—(although gratitude season should be year-round)—followed by the Christmas-music-lights-knitting-scarves-gift-giving season. Photo credit: Unsplash It’s also the season of the long slow sweet good-bye as I walked beside Hubby. Just two years ago. (Why does it seem like last month?) The Byrds […]


OncoLink Webinars and Webchats

Cancer Survivorship: Navigating Life After Cancer [Webinar]

Posted May 28th, 2014

This webinar will provide information, tips and resources on transitioning from patient to survivor and making the most of life after cancer.


Bob Riter

Postcancer Relationships

Posted October 22nd, 2013

It can be a challenge to begin a new relationship after having had cancer. We usually think about this from the perspective of the person with cancer. What about postcancer relationships?


Adjusting to the New Normal

Posted June 19th, 2013

“The new normal” is a phrase used to describe how life changes for some people who have been through cancer.


Let’s Talk – Love in the Afternoon

Posted May 15th, 2013

Video presentation on sexuality and intimacy issues after a cancer diagnosis.


OncoLink

Cancer Survivorship: Navigating Life After Cancer

Posted May 10th, 2013

This webinar will provide information, tips and resources on transitioning from patient to survivor and making the most of life after cancer.


Don’t Look Back with Cancer

Posted April 5th, 2013

Nearly everyone with cancer wonders if they would be better off had they made different decisions somewhere along the line.


I wish u knew

I wish u knew… the importance of survivorship care

Posted November 19th, 2012

Survivorship care can help cancer survivors live healthier, fuller lives after treatment.