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My Inner Sunflower

By on August 22, 2017

It’s 1990. I’m riding in the passenger seat of my dad’s tiny sports car on the way back to my boarding school, Choate, for my senior year of high…


Healing from the Inside Out

By on July 18, 2017

At top: My current wheels – better suited for the cats.

It has been five weeks since I have officially stopped wearing my leg. Five weeks since I have returned…

Cancer Survivor

The Bend in the River

By on June 21, 2017

So, I think it is safe to say that we all know I have been struggling with my mobility. And I mean more than just a little bit, and…

Cancer Survivor

The Courage Cloak

By on December 3, 2016

Dear Mom,

Happy Birthday! Today you would have been 68. Wow. That is still so young. I can’t believe it has been eight years since you left us. I can’t…

Cancer Survivor

Winning by Losing

By on November 20, 2016

Change is such a tough concept for so many of us to grasp, and it becomes more and more difficult as we age. It seems that the older we…