I am infatuated with my little Kodak digital camera. It is so small and so accessible during any moment of the day or night. It enables me to take something away from an encounter - even encounters like this when others are taking pieces of me away, even if they are cancerous.
This picture, out of four submitted to an unbiased jury of family and friends, won the award for most interesting portrait.
Making self portraits during surgeries amuses Dr. Bedi. And I believe it is wise to amuse anyone who wields a scalpel near my face.