Janet Sheppard Kelleher, Author and Speaker
Janet Sheppard Kelleher, an inspirational Southern humorist, writes a column called “Havin’ My Cotton-Pickin’ Say.” Her work appears in Chicken Soup for the Soul, Not Your Mother’s Book, and several other anthologies.
“Jan’s stories of her battle with breast cancer are entertaining and thoughtful. Her turn-of-phrase and views on life remind me of the legendary Erma Bombeck’s eclectic prose, with a twist of Southern charm thrown in. This is the perfect gift book for that special someone on your list.”—Dahlynn McKowen, Not Your Mother’s Book creator and Chicken Soup for the Soul co-author
Big C, Little Ta-Ta: Kicking Breast
Cancer’s Butt in 7 Humorous Stories
Jan shares her heartfelt memoir of how humor, hope and inspiration helped her cope with—and kick—breast cancer’s butt. In Big C, Little Ta-Ta: Kicking Breast Cancer’s Butt in 7 Humorous Stories, she takes readers on a zany journey through her breast cancer experience. A victor since 2000, Jan finds humor in the most unlikely places. She tells you how a true Southerner fixes a tattered ta-ta on the fly. She also shares how cancer finally let her accept what God gave her, even two-sizes too small.
Whether you’re just starting your cancer journey, you’re a survivor, or you just know someone with breast cancer, this gift book is the perfect way to get your daily dose of sunshine. Let’s kick cancer’s butt with humor and hope.
Originally aired on October 11, 2015, on Fresh Perspectives (94.7 Fresh FM) and streaming live at 94FreshFM.cbslocal.com