Dove’s Cry

Sooooooooooo, I’m showering to get ready for my humpday quesadilla and margaritas…… when I spot it! The voluptuous white bottle clearly labeled “Dove Bodywash.” I recalled the recent outrage regarding their commercial, where viewers insinuated that its purpose was discriminatory. A single tear flowed from my eye (although it could have been a droplet of … Continue reading Dove’s Cry

Klaustrophobia

I’m closed in, confined within my mind, simultaneously paraplegic, leg-locked, soothed by adult beverages, shifting my mood with melancholic shots, I savor the rancid flavor until my thoughts blocked,  but the edible relief doesn’t make me obnoxious, my toxic, boxed in environment got me boxed in , my depressions topical, it’s shifted my optical, perception … Continue reading Klaustrophobia

Mrs. Smyth

My crew and I were addressing old age and progression, and the problems that are faced by today’s adolescents, when the charge nurse made a decision on an admission, an older lady tried to cut her wrists, and they brought in for her transgressions,  they said, approach her with discretion, she’s schizophrenic and aggressive, tried … Continue reading Mrs. Smyth

Un-Clean

So……… I’m in with a patient who just had an accident (of the “I didn’t make it to the restroom in time” type of nature), helping her get to cleaned up. I left her room briefly and returned with some clean linens and she said, “You smell so good!” I thought to myself, “I wish … Continue reading Un-Clean

Khaos Theory (Day 350)

Khaos Theory (Day 350)One should never describe someone else’s job or task as an “easy job” or an “easy task.” This is a personal opinion and may vary according to one’s individual experience. It also minimizes the steps taken in completing that job or task. What may appear to be easy today, could be difficult … Continue reading Khaos Theory (Day 350)

Khaos Theory (Day 349)

Khaos Theory (Day 349)Conversations:  Nurse-πŸ™‚ “Do you participate in leisure activities?” Patient-πŸ€” “Leisure activities????” Nurse-πŸ™‚”Yes sir, it’s just a question we ask of all patients during the admission interview.” Patient-πŸ€”*whispers* “Leisure activities” ….. “I mean, I spend the night over my brothers house sometimes…..” Nurse-πŸ™‚”Alrighty.” Patient- 😠*whispers, slightly irritated* “Gon ask me about leisure activities……. … Continue reading Khaos Theory (Day 349)