Tag Archives: disease

Confession #1 to my Neuropsychiatrist

Some days it’s hard to tell if I’m dancing or treading water.

Posted in Art, body, breast cancer, confession, health, humor, memoir, Parkinson's disease | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Limited Edition Prints by Robyn Michele Levy: The Story Behind “Road to Recovery”

I began working on this image back in February, 2011. The Road Girl character emerged one day while I was drawing on my digital tablet. I love the way her arms and legs are intertwined ramps that embrace herself and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, body, breast cancer, Cancer, health, humor, Parkinson's disease, shopping | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Meet Award-Winning Photographer Phil Carpenter at the Vancouver Book Launch of “Breast Stories” on Monday, October 29

  You’re invited to the  Vancouver Launch of Breast Stories: Cancer Survivors Speak Out Monday, October 29 at 6:30 PM 899 W 12th Avenue Vancouver General Hospital (Round Room) Come meet Phil Carpenter and have your book personally signed. Light refreshments … Continue reading

Posted in Art, body, books, breast cancer, health, Ms. Mastectomy, shopping, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Meet Award-Winning Photographer Phil Carpenter at the Montreal Book Launch of “Breast Stories” on Friday, October 19

 Exactly one year ago today, I welcomed artist/photographer Phil Carpenter into my home. We spent the morning talking about a special project he was working on. It involved traveling across Canada and taking semi-nude portraits of women who had survived … Continue reading

Posted in Art, body, books, breast cancer, health, Ms. Mastectomy, shopping, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ms. Mastectomy Mourns Her Missing Breast

 It’s hard to believe that you’ve been gone for four years. Missing you always and forever…

Posted in Art, body, breast cancer, health, memoir, Ms. Mastectomy, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rest In Peace Mama

When I picture my mom I see two photographs taken at opposite ends of her lifetime. In the first photo, she is this little girl with chubby cheeks and outstretched arms embracing dozens of dolls. In the second photo she … Continue reading

Posted in Art, mothers, relationships | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Lucid Dreaming With The Stars Presents: Robert Redford Serenading Robyn Michele Levy

 Can I just have one more Sundance with you, my love?

Posted in Art, body, breast cancer, health, humor, medication, medicine, memoir, Parkinson's disease, poetry, sleep, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Somewhere In The Rainbow

R.I.P. euthanized Parkinson’s disease research monkeys…

Posted in Art, body, books, health, medicine, memoir, Parkinson's disease, relationships, research | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dear Big Pharma & Your Chemical Concoctions

Now when I hit the sack on my side or on my back sleep is swift while you are scheming fantasies for lucid dreaming Yours Gratefully, Robyn’s Brain

Posted in Art, body, breast cancer, health, humor, medication, medicine, memoir, Parkinson's disease, poetry, sleep, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Somewhere In The Rainbow

In my dreams Zoe reminds me to appreciate life’s beauty 1960-2010

Posted in Art, body, books, breast cancer, Uncategorized, women | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment