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Mario Di Simine

Journalist and musician

Mario Di Simine is a journalist, formerly with Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg, and a musician.

His band, simplyGoodfriends (http://www.sgfband.com), just released its first CD, influenced by his experiences after the death of his wife to cancer.

How I Cope as a Cancer 'Survivor'

Early one bright sunny morning a year and a half ago, my wife died of cancer. For hours I held her pills in my hand, convincing myself that I had no reason to live. I've never had cancer but I'm a cancer survivor, nonetheless -- and there's good reason for that.
07/05/2013 08:02 EDT