“Onco’Zine: ‘Stronger by Sharing’ Founder Wins Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for 2018 Memoir”

News Article written by Medical Journal Onco’zine – The International Oncology Network: Earlier this year, thirteen years after losing her mother to glioblastoma, Manon Rinsma-Leonard, MSc*, found the inner strength to share her personal, heartbreaking, experience with the world. “13 Diamonds – Life Before Death from a Child’s Perspective“, the … Continue reading “Onco’Zine: ‘Stronger by Sharing’ Founder Wins Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for 2018 Memoir”

“A Mother’s Perspective: The Brutal Reality of Losing a Son to Substance Abuse”

A few years ago, I met an amazing woman in rural Indiana. She immediately stole my heart, while we bonded over loss of loved ones and finding strength in the little things in life. It is incredible how these bonds continue to exist even though you have not seen each … Continue reading “A Mother’s Perspective: The Brutal Reality of Losing a Son to Substance Abuse”

Press Release: “Millennial Shares Truth About Cancer in Painfully Honest Memoir”

Thirteen years after losing her mother to brain cancer, author Manon Rinsma finally found strength to share her uncensored voice in a memoir. Under the slogan: “If you do feel lonely – let us be alone together,” she initiates honest conversations about heartbreaking moments in life. “13 Diamonds – Life … Continue reading Press Release: “Millennial Shares Truth About Cancer in Painfully Honest Memoir”