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Queuing at Qalandia

Early this morning I went up to Ramallah for a meeting with staff at Defence for Children International. I had to be in Jerusalem immediately afterwards, which meant crossing Qalandia. 1,356 more words

Peace And Justice


This will be quick because I have my Paediatric cases tomorrow and I am far from ready. Last night I had the fantastic opportunity to attend an event hosted by the… 314 more words

Medical School

The Crossing

The past couple of weeks have involved more or less what you’d expect in the life of an academic.  Our semester kicked off on the 25th, and there were meetings to attend and preparations to be made beforehand, so much of my time has been devoted to laying the groundwork for a festive semester.  691 more words

Occupational Hazards

Skin Cancer Risk Is Higher For Flight Attendants and Pilots

Pilots and flight attendants are twice as likely to suffer from the skin cancer melanoma when compared to the general population, according to a new… 144 more words


Such a #CLASSic #oxymoron of a day -

#America’s #wicked #sense.of.humor -

guess life’s funny that way.


~ KaBoKi


...I got sidetracked in my brainstorm...

I have a little less than two hours to write this, and I’m not sure exactly what I’m going to be writing about at this time, so please bear with me.  1,091 more words


Friends, a Short Prose


Huang is one of the person at the office that you’d have a difficult time, getting along with, everybody wanted to stay away from him, but only Lee, he could laugh with Huang, even dine out at lunch with him. 99 more words