The word is out. I officially told my preceptor and the surgery administrative assistant that I will be on a leave next block. My preceptor replied to my email by saying that he "hopes [I] feel better soon." Today he looked at me differently than he has over the past two months - I am… Continue reading Guilt and Chocolate
"This is to inform you that Dr. G is planning to take a month long leave of absence for personal reasons. This will begin on Feb. 9th and end March 8th. Her return to work date will be March 9, 2015. If you require any further information do not hesitate to call." Yesterday I was… Continue reading Reality Setting In
I was raised Roman Catholic. I went to Catholic school for all of my schooling years. My parents divorced when I was nine years old, before I was old enough to know that Divorce was wrong, according to the Catholic Church. Even before that, however, we were never a family who regularly went to Church… Continue reading Something “Universal”
Today I went to see my Family Doctor. I wanted to talk about my bone scan results... and how I might be depressed, and how I'm not comping well, and to introduce her to the ongoing problem with ED*, and to tell her how I increasingly feel the need to escape from my life...(I know… Continue reading Do I Need A Break?
I'm stressed, it's no secret. When I'm stressed I like to run. I can tell when it's been a while since I've run because I get grumpy, and irritable, and I feel "chubby" (much like I am today). I haven't run in 5 days and I really miss it. Unfortunately, my stress has (quite literally)… Continue reading Even my foot is stressed