Tag Archives: Maui

Doing Nothing To Get Somewhere

In an operation, sometimes, there are moments when I can’t turn back and I really can’t go forward. I have to wait and see. Doing more can be worse. Today, I used a surgical stapler to divide the blood supply … Continue reading

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Flowers on Maui

My son fears no person. He (literally) runs to strangers. I have a problem with this. The problem is me. I do not run to anyone, stranger or otherwise. I wait for them to get their asses over to me. … Continue reading

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Fashion Rocks, or…Green

It turns out that the world really does look like this. Everyday when my friends in Maui turn off their neighborhood road they are confronted with this view. Stunning, especially with the power lines and the houses and the perfect … Continue reading

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Three Times

Three times. I have been married three times. Third time is charming. Problems in surgery seem to come in threes, at least that is what we always say: two bowel obstructions and it is midnight. I have one more to … Continue reading

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Shorebreak

I feel the wave gathering under me, my feet rising and the giddy feeling of it moving beyond me, as if a horse just ran through me and then the falling, the falling and my feet back on sand and … Continue reading

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Line Up

You might not know that doctors’ businesses in the US are going bankrupt. Mine did.  Not me personally, but the business. Medicine is a cog in the economy like everything else. Lots of cogs are blowing out. I have a … Continue reading

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What It Takes

The music that plays while I am waiting on the phone brings me closer to homicidal than almost anything I can think of…until the voice (I’ll call her Joan) comes on to remind me to look for upcoming specials and … Continue reading

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Tree

What is the equation that equals hope? I have never really understood hope. As a kid, I didn’t want to look forward to something with an expectation. Too easy to get burned. I didn’t hold any ideas about the presents … Continue reading

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Night Falling

Night Falling Continue reading

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Sometimes Magic

Sometimes Magic Continue reading

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