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The Killing Season – And an Increasing Propensity for Violence (Article 4)

How Medical Technology is Saving Lives. From Americas Biopharmaceutical Companies  (retrieved from https://innovation.org/). Google images.   The earliest recorded school shooting in America occurred on July 26, 1764, when four Lenape Indians entered a schoolhouse near present-day Greencastle, Pennsylvania and shot and killed the schoolmaster and nine or ten school children (unsure) leaving only two … Continue reading The Killing Season – And an Increasing Propensity for Violence (Article 4)

Dampened Emotional Response and Controversial Sources of Pain (Article 3)

Space Invaders. From Google Chrome (retrieved from https://chrome.google.com/). Public domain. I was around 10-years old and on a family visit to my Uncle Den’s house on the Gold Coast. That’s where I was first exposed to – and immediately fell in mad, passionate, 10-year old love with – ‘Space Invaders’ and the Atari © console. … Continue reading Dampened Emotional Response and Controversial Sources of Pain (Article 3)

Narcissistic, Sociopath, Paranoid, Psychopath, Attention Seeker, Loner, Autistic, Druggie, or Just Plain Mentally Unwell? (Article 2)

The Mind. From “Life expectancy mapped for people with mental disorders” by University of Queensland, 2019, (https://medicalexpress.com/) COO Public Domain.   I was sitting across from Jaimie, his feet up on the beaten, scarred wooden coffee table between us, he was relaxed on the worn-out living room couch. Well-worn and showing signs of considerable use? … Continue reading Narcissistic, Sociopath, Paranoid, Psychopath, Attention Seeker, Loner, Autistic, Druggie, or Just Plain Mentally Unwell? (Article 2)

Workplace Toxicity (A short commentary piece inspired by the thoughts of an RN…)

(Forbes India, January 9th, 2018.) Ahhh - the internet! That ethereal realm of boundless confidence where inspiration and advice flow freely, without any expectation of critical thought or understanding by either the poster or the recipient, where heroes hide behind masks of anonymity, dishing out their advice to the 'mindless masses…' “Just accept it, it’s … Continue reading Workplace Toxicity (A short commentary piece inspired by the thoughts of an RN…)