Paintings by Corinne Lapin-Cohen.
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The Thread
November 06, 2000

“Perhaps this time, I will keep a journal- a story of dealing with cancer;
a third encounter on this journey for my life.

A thread I try to cut; that keeps itself entwined with a force of it’s own.

But one with a dwindling life…
I keep hoping for a weakening in this fiber.

I will keep it unwinding and thinning and disintegrating.


Fourteen years later

I never did keep a written journal, and I never saw this note again until August 2014.
Little did I realize that the journal I would eventually keep would begin fourteen years later as paintings.

This is my journey in confronting cancer.

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