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My brain tumor

Overheard:  “When I had my brain tumor…”

What strikes me is not the tumor, but the deliberate way the speaker claimed possession of it.  Why do you suppose we do that:  claim a tremendous difficulty as our own?  Is it to keep ourselves the center of discussion?  Seek advice from someone in a similar situation?  One-upsmanship?  To prove our staying power?  Try to assert control over a problem not of our making?

This theme will absolutely appear in one of my stories.


Dear Author, Are You Writing a Series?

Re-posted:  Dear Author, Are You Writing a Series?.  I’m not writing a series, but I do enjoy this post.  Fernweh Productions

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