Browsing All posts tagged under »surviving cancer«


April 1, 2014


I wonder if cancer survivors everywhere, like me, cringed when Lucy Danziger, the editor-in-chief of Self Magazine, issued an apology last week. I’m sure you’ve heard about what Self did, but if you haven’t, the story is this: A woman named Monika Allen, who was undergoing chemotherapy, ran a marathon in a tutu. (The tutus […]

Oh, that’s right. I forgot.

August 8, 2013


Recently, I came down with an incredibly overachieving virus. It was awful. I was holed up in bed for a week and was still sick enough to stay holed up inside the house for a week after that.  Each day brought on a host of new symptoms and, well, I started to get a little […]