I am a cancer researcher at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Principal Associate in Medicine at Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA, USA). Previous literary publications include short stories and poetry published in PKA’s Advocate (bimonthly literary publication), The Writing Disorder (quarterly online literary journal and print anthology book), and Natural Solutions (holistic health magazine). I have published several children’s and young adult books. The young adult novel, ANGEL ROCK LEAP, was voted by Goodreads members into a list of best women’s contemporary fiction.
The discovery of a lump came about as the result of a complete accident, a sweeping of my finger past a swelling as I mindlessly adjusted the ribbed shirt I was wearing during an otherwise mundane evening of te... Read More