Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Award Winning Author Kage Baker Fighting Cancer

Sfscope writes that 2004 Theodore Sturgeon Award winner Kage Baker has gone public with her ongoing battle with cancer.

From the article:
  • ...originally diagnosed with uterine cancer... in late December, the cancer was discovered to have metastasized to her brain, and she had brain surgery on 26 December. Three weeks later, the tumor had regenerated to the size of a golf ball.....There are also five tumors in her lungs.
  • She is now undergoing both radiation and chemo therapy, and according to her caretaker, Kathleen, "they do seem to be helping.....
  • Notes and letters are welcomed at either materkb at gmail dot com or 331 Stimson, Apt. B, Pismo Beach, California 93449 USA.

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