Chemo Files Episode 1: Weirdville

Debbie Galant | December 21, 2015 | Podcasts
These are the elements that make up Weirdville. I promise you it’s not all sad or a gross out.

While we’re on winter hiatus we’ll be regularly posting episodes from this compelling podcast on breast cancer, as well as those from our October conference NJ Spotlight on Cities.

On August 4, I had surgery to remove my breasts — and the cancer that was infesting them. Since then, people have been coming over, bearing meals and gifts. It’s been a lovely procession, and the moments when my husband tends to my surgical drains have made for a dear and special kind of intimacy.

But at night, when the unconscious is at work, my dreams are telling me a slightly different story.

For my first outing post-surgery, I chose to see the Pixar film “Inside Out.”

These are the elements that make up episode 1 of The Chemo Files: Weirdville. I promise you it’s not all sad or a gross out.