Posts for cancer

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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Snails

General/Column November 20, 2017

  – For LPR and CB The girl with cancer sleeps. Meanwhile, four blocks away, at eight weeks pregnant, I…

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Mapping Spaces

General/Column July 28, 2017

First, I lie under the MRI machine. Then I lie in bed with a puddle of wet Kleenexes at my…

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