I had always felt that I had it in me to be a nurse. I had the heart. I had the courage. I had the brain. I thought I might have the stamina.
A few months into the program, I realized…..that *I* was not going to make it through this alone. I read a lot of books. Stayed up lots of nights. Tried to make it. Struggled. Cried. Wept.
And then I remembered to go to the Bible…the Greatest Reference. God made the world….surely he would know something wise to get me through school. So I read... Read More →
I wrote this in May 2007. This was my first clinical day of Med Surg.
Today was our first day of med surg.
I had a very nice patient. He had a very nice family there to be there with him. He will be my patient tomorrow and I am very lucky.
I was assigned another patient. When we all arrived.....he was alone. When we arrived, he was no more. Read More →