Matt Curtis | The Sun Magazine

Matt Curtis

Matt Curtis is a writer living in Salt Lake City, Utah.

— From November 1995
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

Saying Its Name

When Illness Is A Secret

I swore to hate the woman who told me to undress, who sat me on the examining table, and who took my father away to talk with him outside my presence. I hated her for her chilly brusqueness, for having seen me in my underpants, and for having mentioned within earshot the words cystic fibrosis.

November 1995
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