Tag: cancer

Camp Kesem

Camp Kesem is a free, student-run overnight summer camp and year-round community for children whose parents have or had cancer. This series of monologues is based on interviews with fourteen of our campers. Camp Kesem raises enough money each year to keep our program free for our families. Learn more about the cause at http://campkesem.org/stanford or make a donation.


— Richard Gibney — It was on a Tuesday just after noon that my mother last went to see the GP in the shopping centre. At about ten past twelve, she ascended the two floors from her job in the…

George & Gracie

— Jason Imber — When he first saw her, she looked smaller than she ever had looked before. Her body was quiet and motionless, her face without expression. Her breathing was shallow but regular. “We had to sedate her to…