When Breath Becomes Air

Paul Kalanithi writes about being diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer at the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade’s worth of training as a neurosurgeon.

Logging Off

Andy Bellows is convinced he is afflicted with a serious disease, and he is right. Texting, tweeting, gaming and online dating—technology rules Andy’s life. His phone even monitors his bowel movements. So how will he cope when he’s forced to follow doctor’s orders and step away from all of his beloved screens?