Cancer is a temporary experience. Its hard for our limited minds to understand concepts like eternity, so we complicate things, she said. I listened politely and smiled.
Its simple, she added. You exist in an infinite universe, and you didnt create it. A higher power did.
Talking to her made me feel like I was swimming in a lake of uncertainty. One thing I know for sure: Breast cancer doesnt respect religion.
Part 8: Facing my fears after mastectomy
Part 11: Radiation therapy gives her hope
Part 12: Finding strength from others
Part 14: A new outlook on 2012
Part 17: After radiation therapy ends
Part 21: Too much fear, too little trust
Part 26: High hope for new drug
From the Editor: Journalist confronts cancer, takes readers along