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Warrior Mother A Memoir of Fierce Love, Unbearable Loss, and Rituals That Heal

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ISBN-10: 1938314468

ISBN-13: 9781938314469

Edition: 2013

Authors: Sheila K. Collins

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Warrior Mother is the true story of a mother’s fierce love and determination, and her willingness to go outside the bounds of the ordinary when two of her three adult children are diagnosed with life-threatening diseases. When Sheila Collins’s best friend, dying of breast cancer, asked her to accompany her through what turned out to be the last fourteen days of her life, she didn’t know that the experience was preparing her for what lay ahead with her own children. In the years that followed, Collins had to face both her son’s diagnosis with AIDS and her daughter’s diagnosis with breast cancer. Warrior Mother documents how she faces these challenges and the issues accompanying them—from…    
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: She Writes Press
Publication date: 8/28/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 325
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.726
Language: English

Preface
Coming Out
Getting to Yes
Support for a Mother�s Yes
Initiation
Medicine Women
Life upon the Wicked Stage
To Health
Spring Shadows
The Dying Room
Celebrations of Ken
Reacting to the News
Dreams and the Kindness of Strangers
Preparations for a Healing
To Brazil
Beyond the Ends of the Earth
Extremely High-Tech Medicine
Bone Marrow Summer
One Hundred Days Plus
Dancing on the Edge
Saying Good-Bye
Midwifery Again
Ashes
The Grandmother Ceremony
After Words