Since the Beverly Hills 90210 actress Shannen Doherty cancer diagnosis came out last May her life has seemingly plunged to new lows. Apart from the pains of being inflicted with a life threatening illness, she claims it has given her difficulties in her career.
Shannen Doherty struggled to find substantial roles. Her career took a plunge as people thought, or tend to think she could no longer perform. Learning of her cancer made it doubly hard for her waning career, and the timing cut her plans with her husband to shards.
She and her husband Kurt Iswarienko were planning to have kids and expand their family, but they learned, too, that it was no longer possible.
Despite of all her challenges, she decided to remain positive and fight it through for her loved ones. To show support, Shannen Doherty husband has been with her all the way from the shaving of her hair to her recent participation for Stand Up to Cancer telethon.
“Cancer is like a book with so many pages you don’t see a way to read through all of them at once,” Shannen Doherty husband, Kurt Iswarienko said.
“But when you take them one page at a time, a story emerges and takes shape in unexpected ways. The outcome isn’t clear or easy to reckon with, but you find as you go through the journey that a clear outcome isn’t the point. The journey is the thing. The people you connect with along the way are the point. It’s about human energy. It’s about breathing.”
Surely enough, things have changed so much for the Charmed actress. In fact, she’s having the best time being with people who truly matter to her, having a better appreciation of things. And she’s almost done with her chemo treatments too.
“My marriage was always fantastic, but it’s even better now,” Shannen Doherty said in a report by Hollywood Gossip.
“Cancer has in a strange way done some amazing things for me. It’s allowed me to be more me, like much more in touch with who I am, and much more vulnerable and the person that I always was, but I think it got hidden behind a lot of other stuff.”
Shannen Doherty husband downplayed his role, but focuses more on what matters most, and that’s loving her and being supportive every step of the way, unraveling the story Shannen Doherty cancer has opened for them.
Shannen says he lover her “with pink hair or no hair” in a report by US Magazine.
Ironic as it may sound, but cancer has made her live her life in the most substantial way. It has given her focus on the essentials, and given her true direction and a renewed passion for living. Shannen Doherty cancer news hasn’t been all bad for the charmed actress, and now things are looking up.
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