Has breast cancer affected your life? Are you fighting the disease? Has it claimed the life of a loved one?

If so, The Post and Courier would like to hear from you. Tell us about your experience with breast cancer, whether it was you, a friend or a family member who received the diagnosis.

What is the worst part of the disease? What lesson did you learn that could help someone else?

Stories must be 250 words or less. Photos of you or your loved one are welcome and appreciated.

Send your story by Sept. 24 to moxie@postandcourier.com with “Breast Cancer Story” in the subject line. Include your full name, address and phone number (address and phone number will not be published).