No Heroes Here

You find nothing heroic about this phase of recovery — nothing uplifting, inspiring or creative. Pain, nausea, distress, infirmity — Continue Reading →

Blood Sister

It’s your first radiation treatment. You crawl hands and knees onto the pallet and lay face down. The technicians tell Continue Reading →

Advocate

Your reaction is way over the top. It’s just a call from a ‘patient advocate’ who introduces herself with a Continue Reading →