Travelogue

School for Compassion

Pain “plunges like a sword through creation.” — Evelyn Underhill You awake at 4:00 a.m and find that your constant, Continue Reading →

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 →