Tag Archives: Surgeon Memoir

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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This Truck Is Moving

Someone will be president in two days. It will be B.H.O. I will bet anyone reading this $100. Bet soon. Pretty soon it will be too late. It might matter who is president. It might also be an outside issue, … Continue reading

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Is Better Than

Curiosity is better than knowing things: Touch this. Touch that: Touch.

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Forgetting

Miller sat across from me in the exam room. The crescent scar on his scalp was healed. A month ago there was a six inch divot scooped out from the right side of his head as from a reckless eight … Continue reading

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