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Yolanda Blackshear

  • age: 55
  • year of diagnosis: 2010 & 2015
  • survivor years: 1 (2x survivor)
  • current city: Atlanta, GA
  • type of breast cancer: Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma
  • profession: 5th grade teacher
  • children: 2

About Yolanda

Q&A

What is your idea of happiness?
Happiness is being completely content in whatever circumstances that you are in. Happiness is freedom from worries, freedom from stress, and freedom from negativity.
What is your idea of happiness?
Happiness is being completely content in whatever circumstances that you are in. Happiness is freedom from worries, freedom from stress, and freedom from negativity.
What is your biggest fear?
The loss of health and strength and quality of life is a great fear for me. We often take good health for granted. Your really don’t miss it until you are faced with a debilitating illness which lends you dependent on others for assistance.
Who are your heroes in real life?
The people in my world that I have witnessed overcome obstacles in life and handled it with grace and persistence. We all have a story. It is the triumph over the odds that make true real life heroes.
What do you most value in your friends?
Dependability. My true friends are the people who follow through with the things that they say that they are going to do.
Which talent would you most like to have?
The ability to dance. I can sing but I cannot dance! I would love to be able to dance.
What is your current state of mind?
My current state of mind is: INSPIRED. I am stimulated by divine inspiration and the source of this inspiration is my word surrounding me. What doesn’t kill me can only make me stronger.
What is your most treasured possession?
My health.
How do you most like spending your time?
Surrounding myself with people who love me. The activity really doesn’t matter. I just like sharing and caring and laughing and loving my friends and family.
What do you most dislike?
Mean and indifferent people who judge others and make them feel bad.
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Yolanda 's Favorite Looks

Free Spirit Tunic

$25.00

($15.71 Donation)

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Halo of Strength Hoodie

$40.00

($21.32 Donation)

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