Cancer Warrior

Strength Stories

Read the stories shared by people around the world who wear and share Traveling Pendants.

Pendant #260 – Connection is Everything

I received my traveling pendant in 2017 during a cancer scare. This pendant brought me strength and hope in a difficult time. The weight of this pendant around my neck was a beautiful reminder...

Pendant #983 – A Woman’s Will

This pendant was given to me by my future Mother In Law as I start my journey with Stage 4 colon cancer. I am 52, mother of two and grandmother of 2. I was diagnosed with colon cancer after...

Pendant #282 – Keep on Moving

While friends come everyday to make sure we are ok, one of my old but good friends came and gave me this necklace and said this is a “Strength For The Journey” necklace and she explained what it...

Pendant #276 – Life after Mastectomy

I have just begun my journey. I have been diagnosed with invasive lobular carcinoma. I have had a double mastectomy. I am in the process of recuperating and evaluation of the next step is...

Pendant #253 – Let it go

I bought a pendant for myself and one to share. I'm going to wear mine till I feel it's time to pass on. I lost my best friend Janet Kane on July 12th, 2017 to stage 4 lung cancer. I miss her...

Pendant #238 – Rasing My Glass

I was recently diagnosed with MFH - soft tissue cancer. I was just having a small cyst removed in my arm but two surgeries later and after many tests I am starting Day 1 of a 25 day cycle of...

Pendant #275 – Hope

On June 26th, we learned that David has a rare form of cancer. Ewing's Sarcoma. Ewings sarcoma only affects around 200 people in the US each year, approximately 20 of them are adults. David had a...

Pendant #802 – Puppy Loss

I received the lovely gift of this necklace from a dear friend and phenomenal woman! Thank you, Shawna. Two years ago our sweet baby puppy, Brutus, was diagnosed with a rare tumor. He was only...

Pendant #181 – Pancreatic Cancer Survivor

My wife and I purchased this pendant for my Aunt Anna. She has just been diagnosed with stage 2 pancreatic cancer. This isn't the first time she has had to deal with the "c" word. Over 15 years...

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