SURVIVOR STORIES: A Glimpse into Private Practice

SURVIVOR STORIES: A Glimpse into Private Practice

For some of you, the “it gets better” phase might be years away; for others, perhaps you’re starting to examine the possibilities and begin the interviewing and visiting process.  Since this a  “survivor story”, my idea for this one is to simply give you a peek into...
RESIDENCY ROUND UP: Between Me & the Moon

RESIDENCY ROUND UP: Between Me & the Moon

Where I come from the trees grow majestically tall and their evergreen branches blot out all but a sliver of steely gray sky and like a fern I thrive there in the constant half dark. I left thirteen years ago and for the past nine I’ve hoped to move back, but...
MED SCHOOL MADNESS: How to Bloom Where You Are Planted

MED SCHOOL MADNESS: How to Bloom Where You Are Planted

On September 1st, 2016, I moved with my fur baby the 3,000 miles from San Diego to Boston. Luckily my company relocated me and it was an amazing opportunity that I had to seize. But I didn’t know anyone – save a few coworkers I had met maybe once before at our annual...
SURVIVOR STORIES: Love Where You Live

SURVIVOR STORIES: Love Where You Live

It is so easy to get caught up in our routines of work, school, and whatever blah fills our weeks. The weekends get lost in piles of laundry, lazy pajama days, yard work, sleeping in, changing diapers, and doing nothing special. It’s especially hard during the...