The Malignant Ginger

I'm Jojogingerhead, a 31 year old artist & musician based in Brighton (UK) satirically documenting the highs and lows of my secondary triple negative breast cancer diagnosis. Trying to see the light in a dark and scary situation without using the words fight, battle, journey or survivor.


Back in October I produced an art project to raise money for Breast Cancer Care as well as getting my creative juices flowing after 3 months of chemo that zapped my energy, hence no art […]

Feb, 18

YBCN Christmas chemobrow fun makes Buzzfeed frontpage

Check us out, we made the Buzzfeed frontpage!   I’m extremely proud and chuffed to bits that members of the¬†Younger Breast Cancer Network made it to the number one spot on Buzzfeed today with our […]

Dec, 24

Rabbit foot/toenail talisman for good luck

  Rabbit paw/toenail talisman Christmas presents that I made. If anyone wondered where my toenails that I pulled off the other week went, then here is the answer. I hope my friend appreciates this very […]

Dec, 21

Sponsored Skull-pulp-tures for breast cancer awareness month in October

  Please sponsor me to make SKULL-PULP-TURES throughout October by donating as little or as much as you can to raise money for the charity Breast Cancer Care!   Throughout October it is breast cancer […]

Oct, 02

Goodbye sleep, hello steroid induced mania!

  And so the cycle of chemo begins once more and I am taking a double dose of steroids (Dexamethasone). Goodbye sleep for the next two weeks and hello steroid induced insomnia and hyperness. Expect […]

Sep, 08

Wasp infested wedding cake

I managed to summon up the energy to bake my dear friends a lemon drizzle cake for their wedding, it had a disaster halfway through but I managed to save it with the help of […]

Sep, 01

Must have the precious sunlight, they stole it from us…

This morning I made some progress and opened my curtains for the first time in 6 days. I feel like Gollum emerging from a dark recess, the sunlight hurts us!

Aug, 09