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Adele with my brother

My Legacy. My Choice.

I recently attended my paternal grandmother’s unveiling, which is a Jewish ceremony of placing ...

Five Takeaways from YSC Summit 2017

Filled with nervous excitement, I attended my first breast cancer summit this last weekend.  ...

Cancer Left Me Less Patient

My breast cancer diagnosis brought with it a focus on time — how much ...

The Way We Frame Dying Matters

Speaking Out for Medical Aid in Dying I had a big week last week. ...

The Murderer and The Thief

Greetings from my world of living with (or dying from) metastatic breast cancer.  Also ...

The Underbelly Meets Sweatpants & Coffee

Before you put another heart status on Facebook in the name of “awareness” you need ...

Radiation Therapy: It Was Supposed To Be Easy

Marked For Life I have seventeen tattoos. Seventeen tiny dark blue dots, which outline ...

Advocacy Begins With Your Voice

Advocacy may seem like a daunting task, but if you have the ability to ...

Rewriting the Common Narrative

When we created The Underbelly, we laid out some big ideas and goals.  The ...