August 03, 2015

Cut on the dotted line...

Evan has always had a great sense of humor and positive attitude. It's hard not to smile at his approach to life. He decided he wanted to have an arrow carved into his hair, pointing toward his incision from the first surgery. Dr. Weiner said he would use the same scar as a point of entry for this week's surgery so Evan thought he'd help out with directions

Yesterday we took him to an incredible barber shop, Artcutech, and Kyle took his time to create what Evan requested. It was fascinating to watch him work. He commented on how good Evan's scar looks and talked about it as a design element. In seven years since Evan's surgery, it was the first time I ever saw anyone embrace Evan's scar with so much positivity, including myself.

I think we are ready now:

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