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Cancer Is Just a Word

Cancer Is Just a Word

Cancer’s just a word until you witness it ravage someone you love. And if you are with that person, that loved one, when they take their last breath, it changes you forever. Sometimes in ways you wouldn’t expect. * Four years ago this month my […]

The Life in a Number

The Life in a Number

at a castle in Hungary with my sister, Anastasia, and our dad, 2007 * I was filling out a medical form today, doing the family history section, and for the first time since his death almost four months ago, I had to fill in the […]

What My Father Taught Me

What My Father Taught Me

Last year on Father’s Day, I wrote a post at Hopeful Parents celebrating my father’s life. Little did I know that a year later I would be writing here about his death. How do you say goodbye to a parent? Such a post takes a […]