Taking a break to say something to my best friends: I’m sorry that I’ve been so engrossed into this med school business that I have been the worst friend. I have spent my entire summer studying, writing essays, spending time at the hospital, and being a shitty friend. I’ve cancelled plans, forgotten to call/text back, been distracted while hanging out, you name it and...
This morning as I was drinking my coffee, I sat on my deck looking at the scenery in my backyard. For about 20 minutes I intently followed a turtle move ever so slowly across the yard. Every couple of steps he would stop and look at me. Though I was not moving or making a sound, he could feel my gaze from over 50ft away. Finally he disappeared into the compost pile, more than likely to feast on...
taking a break from my wow that so cool geekiness to indulge in a little self pity. I’ve been horribly down lately feeling like no matter how hard i try i cannot get the scores i want. it goes against everything that i know. everything i believe in. the entire “if you work hard, you will reach your goal.” Ive been working hard. why is my goal so far away still? well. this time...
a thousand mile journey starts with one step in the right direction– one of the patients at the hospital I volunteer at…