The world is not your friend

It watches, a silent stage The curtain rises on your fateful day, No claps, no sighs, no words of praise The world gives nothing but your days. *** You trip, you fall, you scrape your knee, It watches, whispers but does not weep. For doors stay closed unless you turn Those gold brass handles you … More The world is not your friend

You

You Your ambling pace Tells my nerves to slow. Steady, steady steps Lifts my feet and fears in tow. *** You Just like the constant sun A spot in my horizon Reach for me and I’m done. *** Rising east and falling west Ever lasting rays of light Does warm me like a well loved … More You

10 Things all Medical Students have done, but we’d rather not admit

1. Told a patient we would come back and check in later, but never did 2. Hoard handover and patient notes because the confidentiality bin is just too far away 3. Directed to a patient to take a history from and never went 4. Made up examination findings because it’s probably more likely “heart sounds … More 10 Things all Medical Students have done, but we’d rather not admit