I wrote two pieces for Pediatric Cancer Awareness month (that’s this month, by the way). The first was published on HuffPost yesterday morning. My heart still aches for that poor whale.
On July 24 , an orca named Tahlequah (also known as J35) gave birth to a calf that lived for less than an hour. Afterward, Tahlequah carried or pushed her dead calf nearly a thousand miles over 17 days, finally dropping it on Aug.