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...
IT’S A MATCH! Giveaway

IT’S A MATCH! Giveaway

Anyone feeling like they need a little extra sweetness in their life? Well, ladies, I have great news: It’s time for another give-away!  In the medical community, Match day (and the months leading up to it) is just all around stressful. The interviews are over and you...
RESIDENCY ROUNDUP: Personal Statement Advice

RESIDENCY ROUNDUP: Personal Statement Advice

My husband and I have a pretty darn calm-as-a-placid-and-moonlit-lake relationship, and that’s the way we like it. However, there have been a few times things get bumpy, and it’s always when he’s applying for the next stage of training. It’s not because of the...
On Medical Match Day: Wishing the Spouses Well

On Medical Match Day: Wishing the Spouses Well

It wasn’t Match Day that made me nuts so much as the whole process leading up to it. All the calculations, calibrations, decisions about what we could live with and what we could live without. And then, after all that work figuring out what we really needed and wanted...