Travelogue

The Mapping

You’re in the basement of the hospital about to undergo your “mapping session.” They’re going to scan your abdomen, pinpoint Continue Reading →

You Plan, God Laughs

In they walked, shaking your hand as they introduced themselves by first names, Dave, Ted, Bruce and Tom — surgeon, Continue Reading →

What a Tumor Teaches

Fas est et ab hoste doceri. Ovid, The Metamorphoses, IV, 428 “It’s true enough, your enemy can teach you something.” Continue Reading →