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Ash Wednesday: Grieving the Rebellion of Our Cancerous World.

by csmith - February 25, 2009 - 2:01 pm

Recently, because my son Noah has been diagnosed with Hodgkins’ lymphoma, a cancer of the lymph system, I’ve been thinking a lot about what cancer is and what it means to live in a world where cancer abounds. Put simply, cancer can be described as rebellion at the cellular level. Typically, as a body need [...]

Noah Smith’s Head Shaving Party

by csmith - February 23, 2009 - 11:49 am

Last night, we held a head shaving party for Noah Smith, who starts his chemotherapy treatments for Hodgkins Lymphoma tomorrow. Here are some pictures from the evening… All of the shaved heads: Noah Before: Noah After: Mike Bowling, after: