Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “cancer”

‘Don’t Kill Yourself, Brittany Maynard’

A love letter from one dying woman to another

Posted October 9th, 2014

Cradle In The Hammock

What a dying mother said to her little girl on a Sunday afternoon

Posted September 22nd, 2014

Marijuana & Mercy

Lessons from a young mother’s cancer death — and her activism

Posted September 15th, 2014

Ruthie Leming: Gone 3 Years

  It was three years ago today. From The Little Way Of …

Posted September 15th, 2014

The Passion of Kara Tippetts

She is dying, but she’s living with joy and uncommon grace

Posted September 8th, 2014

Nigeria & Louisiana: Poor & Corrupt — But Happier Than Where You Live

Tim Urban spent 10 days in Nigeria and writes about what he …

Posted August 13th, 2014

To Die A Good Death

Are you following the blog of Kara Tippetts, the young Colorado wife …

Posted August 12th, 2014

Kara Tippetts Severe Mercy

From the Facebook feed of Kara Tippetts, who blogs here about her …

Posted August 9th, 2014

To Die In Love

Kara Tippetts is preparing for her death from cancer.¬†She thinks back to …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Thanksgiving For Sickness Before Death

The literary critic D.G. Myers has incurable — therefore terminal — cancer. …

Posted June 18th, 2014

Ben Sauer And His Neighbors

Ben Sauer of Clarence, NY, is four years old. In January, he …

Posted March 10th, 2014

The Hard Beautiful

Kara Tippetts’ cancer has returned. Things do not look good. She will …

Posted March 9th, 2014

Story To Story, Family To Family

We talked earlier today about writing. This e-mail arrived this week. It’s …

Posted February 25th, 2014

The Little Way Of Allen Levi

A reader bought a copy of singer-songwriter Allen Levi’s song “I Did …

Posted February 10th, 2014

The Last Noel

You may remember the image above from my White Moth post this …

Posted December 7th, 2013

When Faith Means Something

  I stood in front of that cross last night at vespers, …

Posted October 31st, 2013

Baby Girl, Your Mama Is Going To Die

Kara Tippets explains the awful truth to her daughter. Excerpt: I told …

Posted October 30th, 2013