Tag: Cancerversary

August Is My Trigger

August Is My Trigger

A trigger is something that sets off a memory tape or flashback transporting the person back to the event of her/his original trauma.   Every year since 2013, August has been my trigger. There is no getting away from it. I've tried. I keep trying. Every week of this month has a day that I … Continue reading August Is My Trigger

Looking Back

Looking Back

2 yrs ago on, August 19th, while taking my husband to the airport, I received a call from my GP that I wouldn't truly understand. I had been undergoing tests for most of the month for what I had thought was a kidney infection. The previous Thursday I had an MRI and was anxiously waiting … Continue reading Looking Back