Keiko Lane, who wrote this, will be presenting at Coping With Hope next month.
April 21, 2015
My partner sits on the table in our gynecologist’s office undressed for her annual exam. The hospital gown is flapping open around her back when our gynecologist says that given my partner’s age, health history, and low risk factors, she can skip the pap smear. I’m a little irritated; and it takes m…