All of a sudden, your life path, which was once in parallel with the paths of others, takes a different turn.
You want to connect with others, and you want to share because what you experience is meaningful, at least to you.
It is significant to you, and you wonder if others would see it the same way.
The book tells the stories of 39 patients with incurable lung cancer. It aims to help patients, families, and healthcare providers understand the experience of living with cancer. It also invites reflections on the essential questions of meaning, resilience, and coping with adversity in life. The author is a family doctor, teacher, and researcher who is also a stage 4 lung cancer patient himself. He is patient #40.