Breast Cancer with Bone Mets in my Femur

by Jeanette Nowak


“Because my breast cancer spread to my femur, I symbolically made myself some new legs. In times past here in Shetland, hand knitted socks and stockings were stretched on sock boards to keep their shape and stop them shrinking.  I managed to get some of these lovely old boards to decorate.”

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