CancerLand Bookshelf: The Cancer Poetry Project 2

Posted June 13th, 2013

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

Posted April 30th, 2013

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.


The CancerLand Bookshelf: What Will I Look Like?

Posted April 10th, 2013

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


The CancerLand Bookshelf: How to Be a Friend to a Friend Who’s Sick

Posted April 3rd, 2013

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.