Cancer Shaming and Sharing: Whose life is it, anyway?


-+*This is one of those controversial stories in the new world opened up by social media where the rules and standards are being invented on the fly.  For me, this one tops the list.  And hits close to home. It involves highly sensitive issues; and two highly respected institutions, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and […]

Beauty and the B(r)east


-+*So here it is – the last day of Breast Awareness Month. You didn’t really think October could come and go without something from me about breasts. They’ve been the theme of my art; and so many of the words I’ve written. So here’s two more words, just under the wire (apologies for the pun). […]