DIPG

Erin’s Tribute CureFest 2014

2017-06-21T01:15:25+00:00

A Tribute to Erin Griffin CureFest 2014 featuring Brianna Kelley and Studio Bleu. 14-year-old Erin Griffin from Australia was the first international childhood cancer advocate for The Truth 365 Childhood Cancer Campaign. Erin was a featured speaker at the first ever CureFest on September 1, 2013, and planned to return to Washington in 2014. Sadly Erin died on September 1, 2014, from DIPG brain cancer. Her long-distance friend Bri Kelley and her [...]

Erin’s Tribute CureFest 20142017-06-21T01:15:25+00:00

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation

2017-05-11T17:08:55+00:00

It kills more Aussie kids than any other disease. So why aren’t we talking about it? By CLEMENCY NORRIS Cure Brain Cancer Foundation Erin Griffin On the first morning in September I woke up early to check for an update on one of our supporters, 14 year old Erin Griffin, who had been fighting a courageous battle against an aggressive brain tumour, and had taken a turn for the worse. [...]

Cure Brain Cancer Foundation2017-05-11T17:08:55+00:00

An only son

2019-02-13T22:26:58+00:00

An Only Son I am not just anyone I am the friendly one Perhaps not the chosen one But sadly now an only son I asked a friend, what has become My life now feels forever glum Back to being an only son Very close to being done The pain is here, with no more fun Some people say, what's done is done That's what makes my stomach churn [...]

An only son2019-02-13T22:26:58+00:00

I’m Childhood Cancer

2017-08-10T23:57:34+00:00

I Am Cancer Hello to you, I’m childhood cancer I’ve heard kids say, I’ll be a dancer Bit by bit, And day by day I’ll try and take, that dream away I’ll do my best, to take you down I’m a nasty demon, not just a noun Your leaders know it, but just don’t care Of all the pain, kids have to bare Those in power, allow me to [...]

I’m Childhood Cancer2017-08-10T23:57:34+00:00

The Beginning

2017-11-15T12:07:33+00:00

The Beginning When I was 11, I started getting headaches and vomiting. I thought it would just go away in time but it didn’t. People just said it’s probably just my hormones because of my age and that I’m a girl. But it got worse so I went to a doctor and he gave me painkillers that didn’t work. When I went to the doctor again, I got a [...]

The Beginning2017-11-15T12:07:33+00:00

My gift of life

2018-01-07T21:46:56+00:00

I took everything for granted - My gift of life From the first glimpse of our newly born child, we are engulfed with overwhelming adoration for our new baby, our gift of life. Parenthood consumes us with unconditional love beyond anything we could ever imagine and a powerful instinct to protect our children from harm. We do all and everything possible to keep our babies safe at all costs. [...]

My gift of life2018-01-07T21:46:56+00:00