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Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Dear Cancer: Twisted Symbiosis

by Farah Contractor June 6, 2024

Dear Cancer,

When you made my blood your home, I understood you. I always wanted to feel like I belonged somewhere. Walking through my middle school during overcast January days, I kept my head down, unsure of who thought of me as a friend or as a convenient distraction from their own loneliness.