Success

The art bazaar was a success in more than one way for me. Even while in pain, and under the stress of cancer, I made eye contact with everyone. I pushed past that sensory overload and I talked to not only my friends, but to strangers as well. I kept up with everyone like I never have before. I couldn’t do it every night. I think it took about fifteen hours of sleep two nights in a row to recover my mind, but I did it once and that’s something.

Thanks to everyone who came to the bazaar. It was a great success in helping with our bills, and I’m overwhelmed by how much people care. Thank you for all the support and the opportunity to show off the new me.

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About Kamina Kapow

I have dimples and friends

4 responses to “Success”

  1. ishmom says :

    Once you can love yourself then they can love others with a true heart. You have a true heart and it shows in everything you do.

    I am glad you have Mark to grew with.

  2. ishmom says :

    then you / not they

  3. becomingamazon says :

    I can’t look people in the eye for some of the same reasons – and I dont do well in crowds for similar reasons – I can FEEL them all and I can’t feel me. Airports and Hospitals are the worst — everyone else;s stress gets at me. But funny thing, when I had cancer, I also was able to more easily push past it and connect…I dont know why. Except that I think something about having cancer set me so firmly in my own skin that I was better able to hold that boundary. Congrats on finding Mark – I have someone like that too – someone who holds me to being me. It is an amazing gift – and not an easy one, but I am always grateful.
    Robyn

  4. jennie says :

    You are loved. šŸ™‚

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