Author Archives: tkdlyssa

Pop-Up Gallery Event 3/5 & 3/6

Artist Reception: Saturday, March 5th 6pm to 9:30pm. Continue reading

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Lisa Lewis Photography

The link to my portfolio, enjoy! Lisa Lewis 500px Online Gallery Wait for upcoming POP-UP Art Gallery Show information…

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My Cancer Truths; Breast Reconstruction Choices

My Cancer Truths; Breast Reconstruction Choices The first thing every person asks.  Did it hurt? No, it did not hurt because I have no nerve  endings left in many parts of my body. The breasts being one of them. I … Continue reading

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SCV Relay For Life, May 16 & 17, 2015

My Donation Page Link: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR?fr_id=68592&pg=personal&px=36511682 This year I decided to do something a little different; I know so many of my friends and family also participate in BC & Other Cancer Fundraising. That’s why I am only asking for my … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to My Niece (written with a heavy heart)

I have loved you since the day you were born.  Then I was given the honor of being your Godmother. Whether near or far, of all my nieces and nephews; I have always tried to make things just a bit … Continue reading

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Robin Williams….let the smile last forever

Robin Williams… There have been so many mixed opinions about his death and suicide. I certainly have my own take on this and it is off the beaten path as far as an opinion. Let me start by saying I … Continue reading

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Turning Point Project by Tibor Deme

This is a project I was photographed for (with my son Sky).  It will be a coffee table book when it’s done.  Click on POST below to get to the Facebook link and the full story! (function(d, s, id) { … Continue reading

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Cancer Truths…from an innocent comment…

…sparks a very emotional point of perspective… I no longer see the person I remember pre-cancer.  I believe most survivors FEEL this way with either their outer or inner being or both.  For me personally it’s both.  I have learned … Continue reading

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No Words Properly Explain Who They Are To Me!

Big Thank you to my Sister Sandy for taking this picture it warms my heart! I am Who I am Because of Them; there are a few missing people. In this photo my mom, Mary Lou, Jeff & Pat Thompson, … Continue reading

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I was a guest blogger on a chemo brain blog by Idelle Davidson

The original blog (link below) was written 4 years ago…many things have improved since I originally wrote this.  A turning point in my improved memory function of all things was a surgery.  In February of 2012 I had a prophylactic … Continue reading

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