Posts By: Alysa Cummings

CancerLand Bookshelf: The Cancer Poetry Project 2

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OncoLink book review by Alysa Cummings: The Cancer Poetry Project 2: More Poems by Cancer Patients and Those Who Love Them.



In the Body of the World Eve Ensler

CancerLand Bookshelf: In the Body of the World

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At the very mention of her name – Eve Ensler – I’m transported back in time. Suddenly it’s the year 2001 and I’m sitting in a darkened Philadelphia theater along with ten other women from my breast cancer support group.



My Diagnosis

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Guest blog by Jeongwoo Seo. Jeongwoo was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoid Leukemia (ALL) during his freshman year of high school.



The CancerLand Bookshelf: What Will I Look Like?

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What will I look like? The first time I ask the question, it’s one week before my scheduled lumpectomy.