Have You Made Friends with Death?

Let’s talk death, more specifically making new friends – with Death. Don’t leave! I promise this isn’t as weird or creepy as it sounds. #pinkyswear A bit of backstory for any new readers: I’ve cheated death at least three times in my life.* (see bottom of post) Death defiers, in order: 1: As a new […]

10 Rules Upon My Death

I met a fellow writer, Jill, for coffee and the talk turned to how I handled my diagnosis with humor. I laughed because it’s pretty much how I handle everything; it’s in my DNA, y’all. As we yapped about all things cancer, the discussion turned to wishes upon death (listen, when you face a serious […]

Having *the* Talk. No, Not That One…the Death One

The birds and bees talk is always fun, ain’t it? But that’s not the talk I meant. The one I’m alluding to is the talk about dying, and what your wishes might be if, you know, you go first…or second…or last, even. Being diagnosed with cancer makes a person think about such things. Do You […]