In August 2005 Patricia Carley was diagnosed with breast and colon cancers. From the initial diagnoses, throughout multiple tests, surgeries, and subsequent treatments she learned this "dreaded diagnosis" could be embraced through humor, thoughtful medical/healing practices and graces.
Embracing the Moment: Living With, Through and Beyond Cancer serves as an inspiration to those traveling a similar path.
Patricia Carley is the author of My Grandmother's Necklace and Heart to Heart: Our Journey as Mother and Son. She lives in Troy, New York, with her husband and sons.