Not the Marrying Kind

I’ve often thought of myself as Paul…or maybe that would be Paulette.  Paul was a strong, single man that had no interest in love. His mission was his life.  He didn’t see himself as the marrying type.  I took on that same mantra – I’m just not the marrying type.  I tried being married.  I…

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Why Nursing?

I am a Nursing Educator – which means…I’m a nurse…and I teach. A friend asked me recently how I ended up in teaching and if I missed working with patients. I had to stop and think. How did I end up teaching? Actually…how did I end up in nursing? I wasn’t one of those people…

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The Face of Calm

I had someone tell me recently that I stay remarkably calm in the face of chaos. I’m not sure how true that is but I’m glad that it seems to be my reputation. The benefit of having dealt with chaos is that a) nothing surprises you and b) you have a realistic viewpoint of what…

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