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Photo Essay Submission by Cristina Davis

Post Published: 03 May 2011
Category: dear thyroid contests, Dear Thyroid Letters
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This is the embroidery I did of my bad thyroid! I am 46 years old.  An event planner by trade, anthropologist by training and embroider by desire.  Have had thyroid cancer twice.   I did a 1,200 mile cycling tour down the Pacific coast– just me and my husband. It was empowering.  I have turned my life around:  left a shitty job, become largely vegan, exercise regularly, pursuing creative pursuits and being kinder to myself.

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— By Cristina Davis

— Please vote for Cristina’s photo submission in comments. Submissions are now closed, but we will be running another photo essay contest this summer. Thank you for all of your outstanding submissions.

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7 Responses to “Photo Essay Submission by Cristina Davis”

  1. What a wonderfully creative embroidery! Love it. Keep on rolling forward Christine!

  2. michellegutie says:

    Love how you have taken control of your disease!!!

  3. Monica says:

    Because you “get it” with what you’ve done with your life after thyroid cancer, you got my vote!

  4. RiaTheDeer says:

    Creative, indeed!

  5. I love that you’re in charge of your life, not cancer!

  6. This is AWESOME! I would totally purchase that 🙂

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