5 Apr, 2019

Why I Wrote Appearances

2019-04-05T19:08:13+00:00April 5th, 2019|Family Drama|

What do you do when your 43 year-old sister, who never smoked, gets diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer? And on top of that what do you do when the people you love most this world, your husband and your [...]

24 Sep, 2018

Losing My Sister and the Long Road Back

2018-11-16T20:03:00+00:00September 24th, 2018|Grief|

Last year was the tenth anniversary of my sister’s death. She was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer at age forty-three. The diagnosis was a shock. Margie and I used to meet for brisk walks at the Brookline Reservoir. We [...]