Jan 29, 2012 - 2:57 pm
I am a man of faith myself and cancer is very hard to bear even with religious consolation. I have thought how hard it must be for those who do not believe and if I may, I'd like to suggest a very ancient book, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, to those who prefer purely rational, philosophical approaches to life. Aurelius was a brave and good man who met the vicissitudes of life with Stoic resolve. Some people have also found this lecture on the Meditations helpful:
I wish you well.