Dating as a Cancer Survivor

I recently wrote a heartfelt essay about living alone and the merits, both personally and culturally, of singleness and the space it provides. That article was published on a Friday at I responded to comments that day, interacted with friends who read the article, and continued to think about the very full life I […] Read more

Being the Good News

This past Saturday, my mom and I walked for the seventh time in one of many of the American Cancer Society’s Relays for Life. The first few years, I walked because I wanted to support my mom’s effort to help raise money to defeat cancer and because I had friends who were living with and […] Read more


Recently, I participated in one of the American Cancer Society’s Relays for Life. My mom and I have been walking together in the event since before my cancer; last year we walked in it while I was continuing to battle cancer. This year, I walked as a survivor. It’s only been recently that I have […] Read more