Thoughts on Death

Ever since I was diagnosed with recurrent ovarian cancer, I have been contemplating my mortality which inevitably launches me into an existential, what is the meaning of my short life, and what happens when we die- crisis. I have avoided talking about death with too many people because it is just so sad. I'm writing …

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Why Getting a Puppy While Fighting Cancer Is Actually a Good Thing

When Malcolm brought up the idea of rescuing a dog from the Humane Society, my initial reaction was not a positive one. I immediately thought I can't possibly do that because of my illness. Then I caught myself and realized that the only person stopping me is myself. My default setting is I cannot possibly …

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