Some thoughts about Tish be-Av and my donation …
ABOUT THIS BLOG
This blog chronicles my experience donating bone marrow—specifically, Peripheral Blood Stem Cells (PBSC). As I was getting ready to donate, I found it helpful to read personal accounts of others who had already been through the process (see Links page). I'm adding my own story to that body of anecdotes in hopes that it might answer someone else's questions. To read from the very beginning, start here.
NOTE: Clicking on the "Continue reading" link will take you to a longer version of the post that includes my thoughts from a Jewish and spiritual point of view.
THE WHOLE STORY