Under Construction: An Alternate View

Here’s the question: Is breast reconstruction really worth it? How much are we willing to go through to “save” the ‘girls’ while we’re saddled with saving our lives from the ravages of breast cancer? There’s nothing pretty about surgery I’ll never forget the first time I observed surgery as a grad student. It was orthopedic […]

I Wanna Be The One To Walk In The Sun

Chocolate cake, champagne and whipped cream. Can’t fix everything maybe, but it seemed like a good place to start, especially on New Year’s Day. Because I’m having an awfully hard time accepting the fact that I just spent the whole of last year feeling like crap — in ways that no one warned me about […]