Monthly Archives: June 2016

Bald Ballerina’s 2nd Birthday

Today Bald Ballerina celebrates her 2nd birthday. Her life began filled with hope despite getting a very poor medical prognosis: stage 4 metastatic breast cancer that had spread to the sternum, spine, and pelvis; median life expectancy 2-3 years; no

Posted in Events

People’s List- Thrive Causemetics Story

Behind the scenes from my shoot with People’s List ABC and Thrive Causemetics yesterday in NYC. Stay tuned later today for a big announcement. I can’t wait to share it with everyone!!   Yesterday I filmed with People’s List and Thrive Causemetics on what I thought was a

Posted in Events, Media, NYC

Prayers for Orlando

Who shall live and who shall die? I never thought much about how much I wanted to live until I was diagnosed with terminal breast cancer. That diagnosis brought everything into sharp focus and made me realize just how important

Posted in Awareness, Events

National Cancer Survivors Day

Today is National Cancer Survivors Day. It is the second time I am celebrating this day. Two years ago today, I was dancing full time and felt wonderful. I looked forward to performing in China with the Joffrey Concert Group.

Posted in Awareness, Dance, Events