“True Love and Other Noncommunicable Diseases”, Part IV

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Cancer Wasn’t a Mood-Killer

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Brianna got a Covid-Era buzz-cut, and it reminds her of the last time she was bald…. and the last time someone she loved shaved her head. Dating with cancer, love after treatment, and what comes next. From one shaved head to another, her past and present coincide.



Brianna Barrett is a writer, filmmaker and award-winning storyteller from Portland, Oregon. Her theatrical work has been developed at Theater Masters 2020, Fertile Ground Festival, HART Theatre, Bag&Baggage, Theatre33, and she is now pursuing an MFA in Playwriting at UCLA. She likes tea, old books and tacky novelty architecture.