Tag: POC survivor

Lucky

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Oh my God! It’s hot in this house. Sweat is dripping down my back.” I would voice this grievance loudly seemingly at no one in particular. Without fail, my husband

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Open Mic: Mila

Reading Time: < 1 minute   VIDEO: Mila opens up about the emotional and physical impact that cancer had on her identity at our Holiday Storytelling Open Mic in December 2020.

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Hospital Hospitality Rant

Reading Time: 3 minutes The hospital is a weird place. Think of how many people touch you. Someone greets you, signs you in, takes down your information. The nurse asks your name, birthdate, weighs

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Open Mic: Rishina

Reading Time: < 1 minute   VIDEO: Rishina shares the story of her diagnosis and how she everything she experienced was to be considered “part and parcel” at the Digital CancerCon Storytelling Open Mic

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Open Mic: Simone

Reading Time: < 1 minute   VIDEO: Simone opens up about her experience as a cancer survivor and a model at the Stupid Cancer Storytelling Open Mic.

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Open Mic: Ixel

Reading Time: < 1 minute   VIDEO: Ixel talks about her experience being diagnosed with cancer as a physician at Stupid Cancer’s Storytelling Open Mic in NYC.

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