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Flashback #26: Interview With Cancer Survivor Imogen!

young adult cancer and melanoma

To celebrate our 2-year anniversary of being a nonprofit, Lacuna Loft is bringing back our top 31 articles from our archives!  This is Flashback #26: Interview With Cancer Survivor Imogen! was an interview with Imogen. These 31 articles are the best of the best and we’re very happy to share them with you again!  The countdown continues tomorrow!

….Lacuna Loft: How did you feel when you were first diagnosed?

Imogen: After what was effectively a very long and drawn out diagnosis, the actual point of being informed I had Melanoma and first main surgery were just 2 hours apart.  I was totally shellshocked.  I was confused, scared, in physical pain, and emotionally uprooted.  I still had no real idea what Melanoma entailed and spent the first few days after my wide excision on the internet reading about Melanoma and what it meant for me.  I was terrified – I had been advised it was bad and from what I was reading online I was suddenly aware of just how serious and life threatening this was…


Read the rest of the interview here!