Book Review: Chief Complaint: Brain Tumor
Chief Complaint: Brain Tumor is the story of John Kerastas’ battle with a tumor that altered his life and his view of himself. It is a story about fear and uncertainty, infused with humor. Kerastas’ wit is playful and often unexpected. The funny moments in this book balance out the physical and psychological trauma Kerastas experiences during his recovery. They also act as a bonding agent that pulls the reader into the details of the story and encourage a perspective of oneness; because what happened to Kerastas can happen to any of us. The author offers an amazing example of human frailty and resilience in this piece.