Listed below is our ‘little black book’ of good reads we think are helpful during your cancer journey, listed in no particular order. If you have other resources you’d like to throw into the ring, just shoot Dan an email with your suggestion.
–Grace and Grit by Ken Wilber
–Here & Now by Elena Dorfman and Heidi Schultz Adams
–Perseverance by Carolyn Rubenstein
–Everything Changes by Karol Rosenthal
–Men Cancer Sex by Anne Katz
–The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche
–How to Be a Villian by Neil Zawacki (just seeing if you’re paying attention)
–The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Totally rad wingman organizations…be bro’s with them.
-Find a survivor mentor or be a mentor to a current patient anywhere in the country
4th Angel Patient and Caregiver Mentoring Program
Friend for Life
-Network of cancer survivors and caregivers who provide compassionate, one-on-one support
-Kayak, surf, or rock climb with other young adult cancer fighters and survivors
True North Treks
-Backpacking and canoeing trips with young adult survivors
-One-stop shop of information and resources for young adult cancer patients and survivors
-Helping young adult survivors cope with the financial stressors of treatment
-Helping men lead happier, healthier, longer lives
And…once you come to an M Powerment program, these handy little follow-up resources can help turbo-boost your continued path of awesomeness post-cancer. Batteries not included.
You Talkin’ to Me?
–Please Understand Me II by David Keirsey
–Just Your Type by Paul D. Tieger and Barbara Barron-Tieger
–The Art of Speed Reading People by Paul D. Tieger and Barbara Barron-Tieger
Be a Warrior
–The Hero With a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell
–King, Warrior, Magician, Lover by Robert Moore and Douglas Gillette
–The Great Work of Your Life by Stephen Cope
Cancer: A Roadmap
–The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
–Becoming a Resonant Leader by Annie McKee, Richard Boyatzis, and Frances Johnston