As she adjusts to life as hospice volunteer, Devra learns where her own comfort zone lies when she receives a co-worker's warning about a particular patient. ... More
Hospice Girl Friday
Devra Lee Fishman’s dear friend and college roommate, Leslie, died from breast cancer one month shy of her 46th birthday after a four-year battle with the disease. Being with Leslie and her family at the end of her life inspired Devra to help care for others who are terminally ill. Each week, she documents her experiences volunteering at her local hospice.
A simple gift of thanks reminds Devra that hospice patients aren't the only people she's taking care of. ... More
A 41-year-old woman in 101 holds tight to a good book to help her escape the hospice room she may never get to leave.... More
I wasn't entirely sure what hospice was or how it worked until I cared for a terminally ill friend and learned the importance of peace,... More