Storytelling is powerful….but a community of listeners can be life-saving. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs & its partners created this PSA to mobilize the nation and urgently call on the public to take notice and action by reaching out to a veteran or service member who may be in crisis. CaringBridge is honored to… Read More
The healing process for me is ongoing. Every day. I still have my bad days. I still have days where I just want to lie in bed, not get up. Not do anything all day. But knowing I can push through … that helps.
I would go down in my garage with a piece of paper that said, ‘c-a-n-c-e-r.’ I’d tape it to my backdrop and I’d blow it apart with my airsoft machine gun. I was killing cancer.
As a military spouse living in Japan, I’ve seen that military spouses are strong women and men who pursue unique, portable careers while managing entire households alone for months at a time. Everyone always has the best intentions of helping when a military family member is deployed or an entire family is living far away… Read More
There’s a saying out there about being kind to people no matter what, because we’re all fighting our own battles. In the Geist family, they’ve experienced two battles. One is now, thankfully, conquered—18-year-old Greta’s fight against Hodgkin’s Lymphoma is coming to a close, as recent tests came back showing no signs of her cancer. “I… Read More