A few weeks ago a young woman I befriended at a cancer clinic died of lung cancer, aged thirty. It was a heart breaking loss for me and soberingly close to the bone, since I had also been diagnosed with incurable lung cancer just over two years ago. My friend’s name was Lorena Sanz, and I loved her greatly.
This article was first published on 30th November 2016 at Medium.com. It was featured as one of their “The Bigger Picture” posts in their Life Lessons section.