The Hidden Journey

Christine, a passionate gardener and recently retired after a long career, was enjoying her new found life and freedom when her husband Rex was diagnosed with melanoma.

This beautifully moving story is taken from her journal, as she observes the changes in the seasons and her garden that seem to mirror the changes in her world with her beloved Rex.

Christine bravely lets us into her world with honesty, humour and compassion.

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"I will be recommending The Hidden Journey to our trainee cancer doctors because insights like these have the power to alter the quality of our practices and the compassion which we bring to our work..."
PROFESSOR JONATHAN CEBON, MBBS, PhD, FRACP, Medical Director Austin Health Cancer Services, Head joint Austin Ludwig Oncology Unit at Austin Health, Head Ludwig Institute Cancer Vaccine Group in Australia