The Endgame

Hi friends,This is Emily's husband, Christian, posting on her behalf. First, let me say that Emily really wanted to write this post herself. It's possible she will get mad at me for taking the initiative to write it, and it brings me immense pain to do so, but at this point she unfortunately isn't really … Continue reading The Endgame

The Ghosts of NYFW

Last year, in 2019, I was selected as one of 26 women with metastatic breast cancer to walk the runway at New York Fashion Week for AnaOno and Metavivor. It was one of the most incredible, mind-boggling experiences of my life, an experience it has taken me a year to process. Last year, I had … Continue reading The Ghosts of NYFW

Beyond Awareness: Komen Westchester Metastatic Conference Keynote Address 2019

In November, I was honored to be the keynote speaker at Komen Westchester's Inaugural Metastatic Conference. The best of my speech is below, and the video of it can be seen here. The poet Anya Krugovoy Silver, who died in 2018 from metastatic breast cancer, wrote, in her poem Stage IV:  Suddenly, gloved hands empty … Continue reading Beyond Awareness: Komen Westchester Metastatic Conference Keynote Address 2019