Inspirational Life Lessons: How to Live & Die

This is a hard post to write. Last weekend I had a joyous Thanksgiving with my very large family. The next morning, I joined another family to mourn and celebrate an exceptional woman. Her name was Peggy and she died at age 66 from ovarian cancer. Peggy and I served on the Pathways Women's Cancer [...]

Death and Cancer Loneliness

Death's in the good-bye. Anne Sexton  I recently had an experience I can't get out of my mind. At a Pathway's Women's Cancer Teaching Project panel presentation, a co-presenter shared her story of living, and dying, with cancer. She told us the facts of her cancer, which I won't share here to protect her privacy. The point of [...]