Breast cancer was my lemon. My life and not allowing the little things to bring me down is my lemonade. In Fall of 2010, at age 42, I went to my...
From Breast Cancer to Creating a Website of
Shared Stories of Turning Lemons into Lemonade
by Samantha Harris, California
I am a breast cancer survivor. Those were the lemons I was dealt. How did I make lemonade? Well, please allow me to digress. I am an entertainment news journalist trained at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and made my way in Hollywood beginning with many failed TV pilots, a few lame cable shows and some guest hosting gigs on the big network morning shows. Eventually, and with much perseverance (and finally a network primetime show under my belt), I landed as the weekend host and fulltime correspondent for EXTRA, followed by E! News, then toThe Insider and Entertainment Tonight.