I still remember that day.
Five years ago, a friend and I were driving back to D.C. from an audition in Raleigh. Neither of us had advanced. It was late in the afternoon and the sun was shining brightly when I got a call from my mom.
“Honey, I have some bad news.”
Something inside me knew exactly what she was going to say.
“Your dad has cancer. We found out a few days ago, but I didn’t want to upset you before your audition.” Continue reading