The nurse at the renowned Dana Farber Cancer Institute asked for my email address.
"It's firstname.lastname@example.org," I told her.
I repeated the address, to make sure she knew not to spell out the 'fifty.'
"It's Better after 5-0" I said.
I hesitated, but couldn't help myself. "Isn't that ironic?" I asked.
I wasn't expecting an answer.
Just when I thought I might be running out of things to write about, God blessed me with a whole new topic that will keep me busy writing for weeks, perhaps years: Breast cancer. Thank you very much, God, I needed that...l ike a hole in the head, as my dad used to say.
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