5K–What Did I Agree To??

Okay, I’ve been away a while. Sorry. I just haven’t felt like writing. Or doing photography. Or much of anything. Yep, the Seattle winter blahs have struck again. But my friend asked last week if I’d join her in running a 5K in March and my efforts to train my very out-of-shape body have humored me…

Adventures in Nursing: Flashbacks and Bad Backs

When they tell you there are many specialties in medicine, it’s true. I’m an oncology nurse. I take care of people with cancer. I know very little about laboring mothers or tracheostomies or cardiac stents. That shift I was on an orthopedic floor for only the second time in my nursing career. I was out of…