asbestos · Cancer · Cancer Patients · Crystal S. Kauffman · mesothelioma

A Survivor’s Tale


Katherine Keys has been fighting Mesothelioma for 9 years. When she was first diagnosed doctors told her she had less than 2 years. Katherine refused to believe her time was limited and instead decided to fight the cancer. Katherine is convinced that it was her positive attitude and determination to win that has allowed her… Continue reading A Survivor’s Tale

author · Crystal S. Kauffman · Family · Freelance writing · Home

Hello Again…Updates


I haven’t been writing lately, due to unforeseen circumstances in my life. I am back and writing when I can, between the many real life obligations I have. I hope everyone has been well and I pray that each person has experienced many blessings over the time I have been away. My latest blessing was… Continue reading Hello Again…Updates

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Mesotheliomas’ Touch


By, Staff Writer, Crystal S. Kauffman What is Mesothelioma? This form of cancer is known as “the asbestos cancer”, because victims get it after prolonged exposure to asbestos in the workplace or at home. Asbestos fibers are inhaled and attack the mesothelioma, a protective membrane layer that covers internal organs. Most frequently if affects the… Continue reading Mesotheliomas’ Touch

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Saying Goodbye to My Fur-Brother: Gizmo “Old Man”


By, Crystal S. Kauffman, Staff Writer   Tomorrow, I will be saying goodbye to my “Old Man”.  Gizmo was my Fur-Brother for over 15 years or more. He has been with my family for his whole life, but due to moving and new landlord issues. I had to make a heart breaking decision to re-home… Continue reading Saying Goodbye to My Fur-Brother: Gizmo “Old Man”

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Meet Three More Precious Orphans


By, Crystal S. Kauffman, Staff Writer Meet Susan Little Susan is ten-years-old, but she lost father and her mother has HIV/AIDS. Her mother could not care for her, so came to live at the orphanage. She is well adjusted and loves having her friends at the orphanage. She is in Primary 5 School, but she… Continue reading Meet Three More Precious Orphans