All posts by imagineucan24

Information Overload

We live in a society where we have incredible access and tons of information that we can glean from. There are many books, articles, blogs and more which hold all sorts of points of view with data and statistics backing much of it. While information is good the overload makes it hard to decipher what direction to go.

Day 2

Be honest. Be open. Be vulnerable. Be real. Let them in. Let them join the adventure. Let them see the truth. Everyone has many glimpses of Ryan: the open, authentic, loud, fearless, full of life, […]

Day One

The doctors here treat a patient as a whole. They are not interested in just attacking the cancer and leaving the rest of the person ill physically and mentally. They realize that beating cancer and living a healthy life comes by looking at everything: mental, physical, diet, nutrition, supplementation, lifestyle and more. The conversations we have already had with the doctors have been therapeutic and soul searching.

Reality

Reality is ever redefining. It can literally change from one second to the next. . .

Poem

The thoughts you never thought you’d have.

The call you never thought you’d get.

The word you never want to hear for you . . .

The Whisper in the Rain

They say rain cleanses the earth. It refreshes the air and before it even hits the ground it can attract tens to hundreds of tiny aerosol particles to its surface. While it falls it literally clears the air of pollutants. One can say the same for tears . . . it cleanses the soul, removing the burden the heart is not meant to carry.

Hope

The eye has passed. The whiplash from the opposite winds thrust you as if you are mere weightless paper. The sting, the punch, the gasp of air you want to take in but can’t. And yet, hope finds its way in.

The Answer to this Question Changes Everything.

Please note that I’m writing this blog post in response to Ryan’s most recent blog post, “Two Battles, Not One” written October 1, 2015. I wrote this blog the same night he posted his, but as usual […]

The Eye of the Storm

I stood looking at the storm swirling around me knowing that there’s a peace that passes all understanding. I am in the eye of the storm where blustery winds surround me, yet my heart feels calm.