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Writing my way through cancer, Myra Schneider

Label
Writing my way through cancer
Title
Writing my way through cancer
Statement of responsibility
Myra Schneider
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2000, Myra Schneider turned to her writing to help her come to terms with the experience. In this volume, she shows how creative and autobiographical writing helped her through diagnosis, treatment and recovery and her change in self-image after a mastectomy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schneider, Myra
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Breast
  • Creative writing
  • Cancer patients' writings
  • Schneider, Myra
  • Schneider, Myra
  • Schneider, Myra
Label
Writing my way through cancer, Myra Schneider
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poems in the Book.
  • p. 6
  • Notes and Lists.
  • p. 7
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 8
  • Pt. I.
  • Journal
  • Ch. 1.
  • Investigation.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 2.
  • Diagnosis.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 3.
  • Hospital.
  • p. 28
  • Ch. 4.
  • Recovery From The Operation 1.
  • p. 37
  • Ch. 5.
  • Recovery From The Operation 2.
  • p. 50
  • Ch. 6.
  • First Encounter with Chemotherapy.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 7.
  • Interlude in Nice.
  • p. 74
  • Ch. 8.
  • Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy 1.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 9.
  • Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy 2.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 10.
  • After Effects of Double Treatment.
  • p. 100
  • Ch. 11.
  • Final Cycles of Chemotherapy.
  • p. 110
  • Ch. 12.
  • Escape to Eastbourne and Book Launches.
  • p. 119
  • Ch. 13.
  • Climbing Back to Strength 1.
  • p. 128
  • Ch. 14.
  • Climbing Back to Strength 2.
  • p. 139
  • Afterword.
  • p. 149
  • Pt. II.
  • Writing Ideas
  • Introduction.
  • p. 153
  • Starting Off.
  • p. 155
  • Letting Go in Lists.
  • p. 159
  • Flow-Writing.
  • p. 163
  • Visualizations.
  • p. 166
  • Writing About Memories.
  • p. 175
  • Playing With Words.
  • p. 180
  • Image Explorations.
  • p. 185
  • Taking an Overview.
  • p. 188
  • Taking Your Writing Further.
  • p. 193
  • Other Books by Myra Schneider.
  • p. 197
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 198
  • Useful Addresses.
  • p. 201
  • Index.
  • p. 206
  • Poems in the book
  • Today There Is Time (1).
  • p. 33
  • Today There Is Time (2).
  • p. 39
  • I'm Not Going to Tell Her.
  • p. 46
  • Snowdrops.
  • p. 53
  • Bath.
  • p. 57
  • Shell.
  • p. 64
  • Elsewhere.
  • p. 68
  • Cave.
  • p. 83
  • Release.
  • p. 91
  • Camellias.
  • p. 95
  • Amazon.
  • p. 103
  • Lavender.
  • p. 112
  • When It's All Over.
  • p. 120
  • Climbing.
  • p. 132
  • In The Chagall Museum.
  • p. 137
  • Choosing Yellow.
  • p. 145
  • Notes and Lists
  • Snowdrops.
  • p. 22
  • What's On My Mind.
  • p. 25
  • Bath.
  • p. 32
  • Dumping: Against Cancer.
  • p. 40
  • What's On My Mind.
  • p. 42
  • Mixed-up Feelings.
  • p. 51
  • Flow-Writing.
  • p. 51
  • Resources that have helped me.
  • p. 54
  • Shell: Flow-Writing.
  • p. 59
  • Shell: Additional note.
  • p. 60
  • Note/Flow-Writing: The White Iris.
  • p. 65
  • Image Exploration: 'The Cave'.
  • p. 70
  • Note for 'The Cave'.
  • p. 73
  • 'The Cave': Notes.
  • p. 75
  • Cancer and jam.
  • p. 85
  • Notes for 'Angry' poem.
  • p. 86
  • Lavender: Note.
  • p. 107
  • Dumping.
  • p. 109
  • Lavender: Note.
  • p. 111
  • Poem note ('The Car').
  • p. 117
  • Poem note ('When It's All Over').
  • p. 118
  • Note for the colour poems.
  • p. 122
  • Notes for poem about yellow.
  • p. 126
  • Note for a poem.
  • p. 129
  • Flow-Writing about the blind girl.
  • p. 136
  • Mice in The Underground: Poem note.
  • p. 139
  • Guns of death: Flow-Writing.
  • p. 141
  • 'Choosing Yellow': More notes.
  • p. 142
Control code
ocm50802665
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781843101130
Lccn
2002038909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Writing my way through cancer, Myra Schneider
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 198-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poems in the Book.
  • p. 6
  • Notes and Lists.
  • p. 7
  • Acknowledgements.
  • p. 8
  • Pt. I.
  • Journal
  • Ch. 1.
  • Investigation.
  • p. 13
  • Ch. 2.
  • Diagnosis.
  • p. 19
  • Ch. 3.
  • Hospital.
  • p. 28
  • Ch. 4.
  • Recovery From The Operation 1.
  • p. 37
  • Ch. 5.
  • Recovery From The Operation 2.
  • p. 50
  • Ch. 6.
  • First Encounter with Chemotherapy.
  • p. 61
  • Ch. 7.
  • Interlude in Nice.
  • p. 74
  • Ch. 8.
  • Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy 1.
  • p. 77
  • Ch. 9.
  • Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy 2.
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 10.
  • After Effects of Double Treatment.
  • p. 100
  • Ch. 11.
  • Final Cycles of Chemotherapy.
  • p. 110
  • Ch. 12.
  • Escape to Eastbourne and Book Launches.
  • p. 119
  • Ch. 13.
  • Climbing Back to Strength 1.
  • p. 128
  • Ch. 14.
  • Climbing Back to Strength 2.
  • p. 139
  • Afterword.
  • p. 149
  • Pt. II.
  • Writing Ideas
  • Introduction.
  • p. 153
  • Starting Off.
  • p. 155
  • Letting Go in Lists.
  • p. 159
  • Flow-Writing.
  • p. 163
  • Visualizations.
  • p. 166
  • Writing About Memories.
  • p. 175
  • Playing With Words.
  • p. 180
  • Image Explorations.
  • p. 185
  • Taking an Overview.
  • p. 188
  • Taking Your Writing Further.
  • p. 193
  • Other Books by Myra Schneider.
  • p. 197
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 198
  • Useful Addresses.
  • p. 201
  • Index.
  • p. 206
  • Poems in the book
  • Today There Is Time (1).
  • p. 33
  • Today There Is Time (2).
  • p. 39
  • I'm Not Going to Tell Her.
  • p. 46
  • Snowdrops.
  • p. 53
  • Bath.
  • p. 57
  • Shell.
  • p. 64
  • Elsewhere.
  • p. 68
  • Cave.
  • p. 83
  • Release.
  • p. 91
  • Camellias.
  • p. 95
  • Amazon.
  • p. 103
  • Lavender.
  • p. 112
  • When It's All Over.
  • p. 120
  • Climbing.
  • p. 132
  • In The Chagall Museum.
  • p. 137
  • Choosing Yellow.
  • p. 145
  • Notes and Lists
  • Snowdrops.
  • p. 22
  • What's On My Mind.
  • p. 25
  • Bath.
  • p. 32
  • Dumping: Against Cancer.
  • p. 40
  • What's On My Mind.
  • p. 42
  • Mixed-up Feelings.
  • p. 51
  • Flow-Writing.
  • p. 51
  • Resources that have helped me.
  • p. 54
  • Shell: Flow-Writing.
  • p. 59
  • Shell: Additional note.
  • p. 60
  • Note/Flow-Writing: The White Iris.
  • p. 65
  • Image Exploration: 'The Cave'.
  • p. 70
  • Note for 'The Cave'.
  • p. 73
  • 'The Cave': Notes.
  • p. 75
  • Cancer and jam.
  • p. 85
  • Notes for 'Angry' poem.
  • p. 86
  • Lavender: Note.
  • p. 107
  • Dumping.
  • p. 109
  • Lavender: Note.
  • p. 111
  • Poem note ('The Car').
  • p. 117
  • Poem note ('When It's All Over').
  • p. 118
  • Note for the colour poems.
  • p. 122
  • Notes for poem about yellow.
  • p. 126
  • Note for a poem.
  • p. 129
  • Flow-Writing about the blind girl.
  • p. 136
  • Mice in The Underground: Poem note.
  • p. 139
  • Guns of death: Flow-Writing.
  • p. 141
  • 'Choosing Yellow': More notes.
  • p. 142
Control code
ocm50802665
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
208 p.
Isbn
9781843101130
Lccn
2002038909
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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