Category Archives: hospital

The brain drain

Who sucked the life out of me? After a long day with people, my brain turns to mush … I am completely zapped of energy. It always amuses me when I hear another person say that she is energized by … Continue reading

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My new obsession

It is no secret to the people who know me that I have an obsessive personality. I am an ALL or NOTHING person. There is no in between. When I decide I am going to do something, then there is … Continue reading

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Big red “X”

It has come to my attention that there is a big red “X” on my forehead that everyone else can see but me. For the last few weeks, my nights at work are ending quite strangely with psychotic patients. Let’s … Continue reading

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Lost in reality

Imagine waking up in a hospital room full of strangers with all sorts of tubes sticking out of you in various places. Would you be frightened? Would you be okay once you remembered how you got in this predicament in … Continue reading

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I love boobies!

I am running in the 8th annual Liz Hurley Ribbon Run on Saturday, Oct. 15. The Ribbon Run benefits the Liz Hurley Breast Cancer Fund at Huntsville Hospital Foundation. The purpose of this fund is to provide diagnostic technology and … Continue reading

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The night shift

I am currently working 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the hospital, so I cross paths with both the day shift and the night shift. As the shadows creep in, the night shift walks in … There is a very … Continue reading

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Hello … goodbye

I thrive on change … Change breeds emotions … excitement, freshness, anxiety, fear. However, the worse emotion that comes along with change is having to say goodbye … sadness. Turn the page to see what happens next …

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