Posted June 13th, 2013Alysa Cummings
OncoLink book review by Alysa Cummings: The Cancer Poetry Project 2: More Poems by Cancer Patients and Those Who Love Them.
Posted April 30th, 2013Alysa Cummings
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.
Posted April 10th, 2013Alysa Cummings
What will I look like? The first time I ask the question, it’s one week before my scheduled lumpectomy.
Posted April 3rd, 2013Alysa Cummings
After fifteen years in CancerLand, I know this much is true. After patients hear their doctor say, “I’m sorry, it’s cancer,” they do one of two things.