Roberta Lombardi

My Movie Reel: Surviving Cancer Has Taught Me to Be Present

August 02, 2019

Cancer made me realize how much of life I let slip by while trying to be in control and achieve perfection. Surviving cancer has taught me there is peace and serenity in giving up the need to be in control.

Finding Beauty In Strength

March 27, 2019

By the time 14 months of treatment were through, I was watching a woman I no longer recognized and could not bear to look at in the mirror. I realized that to truly be a survivor, I had to readjust my expectations of myself.