...Danni sat on a stool beside us closing one eye and then another so that she could focus enough to see the digital image that was before us. There was a big, white mass on her brain and though we weren't sure of the exact size of the tumor it seemed to be taking up the whole right front quarter of her head. How could this be happening? She's only 19, I thought to myself. I felt as if I had been punched hard in the stomach... Hug Life is a mother's blog about a daughter's daily battle with the most aggressive form of brain cancer, glioblastoma multiforme. It is a story of God's amazing grace in the midst of overwhelming circumstances. Christy Minnick is a mother of three and step-mother of two. She enjoys reading, studying, and writing about scripture. She currently resides in the small town of Topeka, Indiana where she has served her community as Township Trustee for 16 years.