I'm not good at standing back and waiting. I've been struggling with this task more than I thought I would. I just don't know how to handle it anymore. My instinct is to talk, to work it out, to find resolution. But, I just don't think that is right this time. I know this is my struggle,… Continue reading When Silence Gets Too Hard To Handle
"Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing." ~Helen Keller The end of November is finally here... and what an adventure it has been. When I set out on this November adventure, I never could have imagined that it would have taken the turns that it has. It was a challenge to complete the majority… Continue reading Day 30: The Project Ends
"You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness." ~Johnathan Safran Foer There is a current radio commercial that I hear every day on my drive to and from work. I can't even remember what the commercial is advertising, but it stands out in my head because of its opening line: "Oh November,… Continue reading Day 27: What is 5 Years?
"You can't be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute." ~Tina Fey I really like Tina Fey. That might be the reason I was inclined to pick this quotation. I also really enjoy waterslides, especially those ones that you go down on inner tubes… Continue reading Day 25: Waterslides!
Today I am falling apart a little. My NaBloPoMo project is an ongoing string of pre-scheduled posts that I've been working on behind the scenes. But this post is me... today. I had coffee with a resident friend of mine. We commiserated on the challenges of our lives as first year obstetrical residents in a… Continue reading A Break From The Pattern