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Traveling While Single

Twice during my travels this past month, my ring finger was commented on.

Because that’s a thing strangers get to do, apparently. 406 more words


Tom Would Have Been 74 Today

Tom Turner in an Existential Moment — Image by kenne

“If thought corrupts language,
language can also corrupt thought.”

— George Orwell

He gazes through the  33 more words


Just A Day of Ego at Play

Blue sky. Apple tree blossoms.  Fresh green grass. Sunshine and gentle wind.

Sounds like heaven, doesn’t it?

“I wish I had worn my Sketchers. These shoes aren’t as good for walking.” 166 more words


In the Face of Death

I’ve been thinking a lot recently about one of the patients I met while working as a scribe in the Emergency Department. I’m going to try to avoid talking too much about specific patients in these posts, lest I violate HIPAA, but I think this is a story worth sharing. 662 more words


Reflection on Cancer Scare

Here’s the essay I wrote about my recent cancer scare. Please note that there are some expletives in there, and a really gross picture of an excised lymph node. 1,792 more words


The Tweaker Upstairs

Here is a short story that is really not interesting at all. It involves a 55 year old man who stays up all night, high on meth. 249 more words


Turning Back The Hands of Time

“Turning Back the Hands of Time” — Computer Art by kenne


We think about it
we write about it
we sing about it
we dream about it. 83 more words