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This World is Not My Home…

As I sat and pondered things that had taken place in the last several weeks, I was reminded of how temporary our stay is here on earth. All the earthly possessions that we hold dear, are but fleeting moments in time. A familiar song came to mind, from which I drew the title of today’s… Continue reading This World is Not My Home…

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Dreary Days

The day was drear. The sky was gray. It felt as if it was pressing in from all sides. Would the sun shine again? It seemed like the rain fell continuously. And it wasn’t just that way outside, but also it felt like that inside. But amidst the bleak day, a ray of light appeared.… Continue reading Dreary Days

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Silence

Silence: according to Merriam-Webster is forbearance from speech or noise absence of sound or noise absence of mention In my case of writing, my silence is the “absence of mention.” Almost eight months have passed, and there has been complete silence here. What is the cause of this silence, you may ask? Life is busy and… Continue reading Silence

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The Nursing Process – Personal Life Application

Nursing process – what is that? Well, it is a concept that is drilled into nursing students from the first day they enter nursing school and is carried through and developed as we finish school and continue on as nurses. It is a concept that is used every single day with every single patient –… Continue reading The Nursing Process – Personal Life Application

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New Day, New Opportunities 

A thought has been on my mind for the last several weeks – new day, new opportunities. It seems like not so long ago we spoke of the New Year that was coming. Now one month of that year has already passed! Time keeps moving along…but with each passing day, another new day is on… Continue reading New Day, New Opportunities 

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The Last First Day

The last first day…a phrase that seems to contradict itself. But for me, it means so much! Why – you may ask? Well, for those who may not remember – I am in nursing school! This journey started several years ago – January 2012 to be exact. But how does the last first day apply… Continue reading The Last First Day