Posts for cancer

Review of Ann E. Wallace’s Counting By Sevens

In Mother Words Blog January 15, 2020

If you are a parent, a patient, or a death-defier, you will see yourself in Wallace’s poignant words. Reading Ann…

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The Movement of Grief

General/Column December 30, 2019

I have studied the waygrief curls into the base of my throat, opens her sails to tender momentsthat catch gusts…

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An Open Vessel

General/Column February 18, 2019

“Growing up in an Italian family, we used our body to convey a message.” – Sebastian Maniscalco It started with…

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My Daughter’s Second Day of High School: Cancer Version

General/Column December 17, 2018

Yesterday we bickered over the crumpled parent letter in her backpack which has become an oversized shell, filled with found…

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