4.25.19 Cool Your Heels with Lillian; Interviewed Dr. Beverly Hurwitz, “It’s Nobody’s Else’s Business”
I wrote this novel to inform people about a complex medical ethics issue, in such an entertaining way, that the information could be widely consumed.
However, I wasn’t actually motivated by the issue of Abortion. It’s the issue of unwanted people that inspired me to write “Nobody Else’s Business.”
Throughout my career, I’ve encountered too many unwanted people, who I’d classify into three groups.
Those whose parents wish they’d never been born;
Those who themselves wish they’d never been born. The rate of suicide is double the rate of homicide in the U.S. and,
Those who are so incapacitated that we can’t know their wishes. They just lie waiting, and maybe hoping, that someone will feed them and change