I think that cancer - of one kind or another - has touched pretty much every person in the known world in some way, whether it's friends, family, or themselves. I think one of the reasons this event is so special is that it allows us to DO something in the face of an event that otherwise renders us somewhat helpless... I'm SO pumped to be able to participate this year!!!
Within you there is a solitude and peace to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself...