Cover Photo: Thomas Hawk
Thomas Hawk

I’m a Previvor

The test would tell me if I’d develop the cancer my dad died from.

Extending LifeThat’s sad.Extending Life

Extending LifeI could have been Woodward, or at least Bernstein

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Extending Life

This really isn’t about you

Thisis the saddest silence of my entire life

Good thing my mother didn’t have that option

This is a good time to live alone

Aha! It’s my turn!

You love saying “carpeted with polyps!”

Jean is a writer who now lives in Brooklyn, after spending a decade in London and Berlin. She's written for all kinds of publications—most recently, The Happy Reader, The Guardian, The Observer, The Pool, Red Magazine,  Conde Nast Traveller and The Billfold. She's working on an essay collection. @jhedelstein