To Bear What is Born

Yanuary Navarro

 

Helping birth life into this world, I have felt hot and cold and more emotions than humanly possible.  Excitement with the first time mom swings to despair for the preterm demise back to the thrill of delivery. The up-down’s of waiting and watching, watching and waiting. Continue reading

Thankful

I am so thankful for this Friday of all Fridays. Internal medicine is wrapping up which cannot happen soon enough. I didn’t realize how incredibly demanding hospital life can be. Your time and emotions are pulled in a million different directions by social work and patients and nursing staff and residents and doctors and so on. Then you go home and see people. More people. So many people in the services industries that I marvel how we do not become easily burnt out. Continue reading