|Title||:||The Astrocytoma Diaries: Me & My Brain Tumour|
|Format Type||:||Kindle Edition|
|Number of Pages||:||147|
The Astrocytoma Diaries: Me & My Brain Tumour Reviews
Sometimes you read a book that speaks to you. I started reading this author's other book, the fiction work, Tackling the Issue, and in the list of the author's works at the front of that book, under non-fiction, the word Astrocytoma jumped out at me, then the word tumour.Mr. Mooney could have been telling my own story, or the story of any of what seems to be a growing club of brain tumor survivors. Trust me, those of us in the "club" really wish we weren't! We don't all have the same type tumor, [...]
It is very difficult to read and review a true story about a cancer battle, which is why it has taken me several days of drafting my review before I could start writing it for real. I came into contact with Ken online when I applied to review his book 'Godhead' on . I always had fun reading what he was doing on Twitter, so it was a shock to hear about his brain tumour. I tried to follow his progress where possible as at the time my mother was losing her own battle with cancer. I was a little ner [...]
The Astrocytoma Diaries by Ken Mooney is something I feel everyone absolutely must read. At its most simplest, it's a first hand accounting of what it is like to battle cancer. But its heart is much more than that. It's a detailed look at the human condition, of how a person can be given the terrible news that they have a tumor on their brain, and can choose to not only not give up, but face that battle head on.It's often easy to separate the human from the cancer. When you hear someone [...]
Thank You For SharingThank you for sharing this. I'm meeting with my Neuro Oncology Surgeon Monday. Wish me luck. God bless you and Dan.