Tuesday, June 30, 2015
A few weeks back my mom called me, and when I asked what was up she happily replied with,
Did that come out right? Because writing is hard.
tl;dr instead of one mega cancer she had two different cancers at the same time (one of which was worse than the other).
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Exactly one year ago, I got an expected (but nonetheless devastating) series of phone calls, each one giving me progressively worse news until I was told that my father finally passed away peacefully, with my mother by his side.
On the flip side, I wasn't really prepared for the slew of unknowns that came out after the fact. But there's nothing I can do except wonder about those goddamn plantains.