“Notes from a Healer” — Heartbreak

This mother is obviously concerned. I can read the worry in her furrowed brow and unflinching frown. Her 10-year-old daughter, on the other hand, looks anything but upset as she sits quietly on the exam table. She even smiles at me when I greet her as I enter the exam room. more»

My latest installment of Notes from a HealerHeartbreak — is now online, newly published in the Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine.

The Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine is an online journal fostering discussion about the culture of medicine, medical care, and experiences of illness. Interested readers can access a list of editorial board members and regular contributors here.