Yep, today is my first blogoversary!
It has been one year since I first entered the blogosphere. One year since my very first post, Yep, I’m a Cancer Patient. One year since I first sent my thoughts out into world for everyone to see.
The thing is, I never expected anyone to see them. I didn’t tell anyone about my blog or where to find it. So I thought no one would. I thought this blog would just be an online diary of sorts, a memoir for my kids.
And that’s it.
To this day there are only a handful of people in my offline life who know about it. I almost said in my “real” life. But that wouldn’t be fair to you or to my blog. What you are seeing, what you are reading, is my “real life.” In fact, you, dear reader, have been privy to more of my experiences and thoughts than most people in my “life-life.”
With you I have shared my joys and my sadness. My valleys, my peaks. The waiting. The worrying. The hope. The FEAR. The beautiful. The ugly. The pain. The LOSS.
And so much more.
You’ve laughed with me and cried with me.
Your beautiful comments have helped me celebrate the good moments — and have lifted me up through the most difficult times.
So it is you who deserves a celebration on my blogoversary. It is you who has spurred me along and encouraged me to write and to share, when I felt like it — and when I didn’t.
And it is you who deserves my gratitude. Thank you for reading, liking (even when some of the content seemed unlikable!), commenting, following and sharing…
I feel like a VERY lucky girl!! Well, aside from the cancer thing, of course! 😉
If this is your first visit, welcome — and click HERE for a good place to start.
First anniversary stats for those of you who like math:
-226 wonderful followers
-1,100 (exactly!) comments
And cake, for those of you who prefer baked goods!