Journeys

introspection, Society

Ongoing Talks: Health Disparities, Diversity and Inclusion, and Cultural Competency

Society is imploding with buzzwords such as diversity and inclusion. What does that truly mean? Why are we not seeing any valuable changes in our society? How do we incorporate this inclusionary aspect into our careers and daily lives?

introspection, Society

The Medical Doctor Paradigm

My childhood dream career was to become a medical doctor, and not just any type of doctor but a cardiologist. I patched the "wounds" on my dolls, attended summer camps for those interested in medicine, and during undergraduate completed the designated coursework for an application to medical school. One thing that I recognized attending academically… Continue reading The Medical Doctor Paradigm

introspection, Mindfulness, Society, Uncategorized

Truth in a Vacuum

Truth isn't something that's accepted lightly. It's infuriating. When you are confronted with a truth about yourself, you become angry. It's a classic reaction to the shattering image you once held. Your ego doesn't like to be wrong, and it hates to be shown its own reflection. Truth is not something that you can pass… Continue reading Truth in a Vacuum

introspection, Mindfulness, Society, Uncategorized

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Do you realize that you are alive in the greatest time? We are living in one of the best times in history. One day our descendants will look back, and they'll be amazed at how much we've accomplished. As a member of Generation Z, the reality of life seems bleak. We are experiencing: the grave… Continue reading Insert Title

Dreams, introspection, Society

The Black Abyss

The phone clicks off, my TV is black, and my laptop sits closed. I stare down at my hands. I am here again. It's a place that's dark, and I don't like it. The darkness drapes over me. It reminds me of: something that I don't want to see, something I don't want to feel,… Continue reading The Black Abyss