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The so called "Help desk"

Don't bother with the so called "help desk"! If you've been at DA for very long you'll find they won't interrupt their surfing to deal with your tiny problems!

Especially if you get someone named Charles! All you'll get from him is attitude!

Please help the parents show the world to this terminal little girl! Send a postcard if you can!…

Ellie Walton, 3, has been fighting a rare brain tumor since she was four months old. Unable to fly, she’s recently begun exploring the world through postcards sent from supporters after her mother put the word out six weeks ago.

“The world has so much to offer you,” reads one sent from Turkey, according to KOMO News. “You should be able to travel and see different countries.”

"Not only is it a postcard that shows her a different place, but it also shows her that people believe in her," Ellie’s mother, Sarah Walton, told KOMO News, "and they believe in how strong she is and they know she can beat this."

Ellie has stage IV glioblastoma, which doctors say is terminal. She’s undergone 17 surgeries, including 14 brain surgeries and five tumor removals. The girl, who lives in Spanaway, Wash., has also suffered meningitis and septic shock, and must have chemotherapy every other week, KOMO News reported.

After Ellie’s great-grandparents started sending notes from their travels and Sarah saw how much joy Ellie found in learning about far away locations, she put the word out. As of March 11, they’ve received roughly 500 postcards, some including donations to help cover medical bills.

In the most recent scans, Ellie’s tumor appears to be shrinking, which doctors didn’t expect, but her parents— who call her a fighter— weren’t surprised.

"This is hundreds of people that are thinking of her and praying for her and it's awesome," Sarah told KOMO News. "That's where I find my strength from."

Ellie’s parents have set up this mailing address for postcards:

Ellie Walton

PO Box 5094

Spanaway, WA 98387

P.S. No one should have to go thru all that suffering especially a little gal!

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caclegal Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2016
Just stopping by to say hi and hope that you are well!  Think of you so very often and surely do miss all of your wonderful art!!  Take care of yourself!!!!!Hug 
Fractalholic Featured By Owner 6 hours ago
Thanks very much! I'm doing ok! Sorry I'm so late replying, I don't come here anymore! Hope you are well also! Thanks so much for your support!!!! I always appreciate it!
miincdesign Featured By Owner May 29, 2016
Thought of you today, and hope you are ok, saw you signed in a couple days ago, but I sure do miss your art and your cat stories!:D
Fractalholic Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2016
OH thank you very very much! I hardly ever stop by here anymore and haven't done a fractal in quite some time! I sure appreciate the couple of folks that have missed me! :squee: :hug:
miincdesign Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2016
I wish I had the guts/nerve to leave this site alone for a couple months!  I do miss you!
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