metamorphosis

Cautious Optimism

Perspective The end of old things and the beginning of new ones. As I approach the one year mark since I had to forego alcohol in favor of life and sanity, it is reasonable (I…

Life Interrupted

Appreciation Day It was a nice interruption today from classes to be honored, with about nine others, at the recovery center for our volunteer efforts throughout the past year. We joke around a lot. but…

Applying for My Future

Applying for My Future Revenant The application process for continuing my education is fairly intense: deadlines, fees, waivers, transcripts, essays,... I already included these schools in my FAFSA so I shouldn’t have to worry about…

Professor Disproved as Myth by Algebra

I love math! It was brought to my attention over the summer, by my Calculus professor - one of those rare individuals who truly love math, that some educator stated that college algebra was too…

Vocabulary for a Lexiconographer

Vocabulary I have always believed that having a good vocabulary is necessary in order to be able to express myself clearly. However, there is a gray area, an undefined line, that divides possessing a broad…

Poet and Physician

William Carlos Williams (1883-1963)

William Carlos Williams (1883-1963) Physician-Poet Life: Poet, novelist, essayist, playwright and Doctor Born in Rutherford, NJ on September 17, 1883 Received MD from University of Pennsylvania Continued medical training in NYC, then pediatrics in Germany…