MPW.67 / 2015 Comfort in Companionship by Jessica Chen
Photographer
Jessica Chen Amman, Jordan
Team Cliff & Vi

Story Summary

Diagnosed with stage four breast cancer at age 48, Trisha Coyne has tried to make the most out of her treatment options. A recent biopsy, however, revealed that the devastating news that cancer has spread to her liver. But Trisha isn’t ready to give up. At home, Trisha remains a caretaker for her family, which includes nine abandoned cats and a dog from a kill shelter. Her relationships have given her purpose and a path to healing.