#NursesUnite, Nursing

Nurses Unite But Is It Enough?

I have been following the brouhaha over the derogatory comments made by Joy Behar on The View about Kelly Johnson, Miss Colorado and a nurse. I last saw the Miss America pageant sometime in my preteen years and caught snippets of The View as I surfed channels years ago so I am no expert on… Continue reading Nurses Unite But Is It Enough?

AGING, Geriatrics, Memoir, Writing the Book

Rewriting the Book

I’m doing what I said I would never do. Rewrite my book. I completed my manuscript late last year, sent it out to 20 small presses and one agent. While I have been waiting for the results to trickle in—those returned so far have been rejections—I’ve been troubled by a lingering discomfort that I have… Continue reading Rewriting the Book