The Day Cancer Came…

Malessa English .. keep her in prayer, … the stem cell transplant should be any day now ..

Shades of North


There exists, in many communities, people who are compelled to live in an altered reality .. A reality that presents itself in the form of a devastating health diagnosis… Within seconds .. everything that was held to any semblance of order ,gives way to a heightened sense of survival .. .. There is no room for error … all the ties that bind a person to a state of ‘normalcy’ in their life are frayed, tattered and tossed , into the murky waters of a cancer diagnosis.

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia(A.L.L.) is a cancer that affects the white blood cells. These cells fight infection and help protect the body against disease. And this … is precisely the diagnosis that a woman in our community has been given. Malesa English, her husband Charles Thomas and daughter Rasheda (age 15 yrs.) have been on an exhausting journey towards treatment and survival, since February…

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