From Living to Dying and Back - page 2

As I lay in the hospital bed, hooked up to a monitor, I wondered how long I had left. As I heard them resuscitating my roommate, I contemplated my mortality. Was it not just a month ago that I had... Read More

  1. by   SWM2009
    You are an inspiration.

    Congratulations on your success and thank you for sharing.
  2. by   A&Ox6
    Quote from Irish_Mist
    Beautifully written! Congratulations on graduating nursing school on persevering through all of this!
    Thank you. I realized early on that writing was a great way to analyze my experience. O hope that others can benefit as well.
  3. by   A&Ox6
    Quote from chanie911
    I want to thank you for sharing your story--and congratulate you on your accomplishment!
    I can't know what your experience was like, but I'm currently in a semi-similar situation myself (different illness, but "going to class from ED" is about my life right is "almost quitting"). You never know whose life you will touch or inspire when you share...and I just want to thank you for giving me hope that I can make it to graduation (and beyond) as well!!
    Chanie, I know it's difficult, but you will get through. Pm me if you need anthing
  4. by   A&Ox6
    Just wanted to give an update. I passed my Nclex-RN on Wednesday. I hope to find a job, but will continue with my work in assisting nursing students in following their dreams.

    It's a great day, but then again, so is every other day!
  5. by   LadyFree28
  6. by   A&Ox6
    Thank you! I got a job!