In Missouri I was certified as an Open Water Diver in the early 1980s and lucky to get stationed in California while serving in the Navy. There are pristine dive locations all over the west coast. Lajolla, Catalina Island, Channel Islands, and Leguna Beach come to mind. I was stationed at a naval hospital inContinue reading “Scuba Diving Nurses”
by Robert Schnell You are an RN in a very busy ICU, only half way through a long, arduous, twelve hour shift. The Emergency Department is full and they have a new “customer” coming to you, but, at present, you don’t have a bed available. The only potential bed, Bed #4, is currently occupied byContinue reading “Adventures In Nursing: The Only ICU Bed”
I don’t support vengeful acts or wishing harm on someone but when trump was going down that escalator saying Mexicans bring drugs, crime, rapists to this country he essentially lowered the bar and set the stage for normalizing crude and vindictive tactics in political rivalries. The gloves are off. Grab a voodoo pin and startContinue reading “BQuick Anti-Trump Political Cartoons”
It is winter, pretty cold out, but no ice on the road. Perfect for a day away from the civilized world. Packed up the Wolf Pup and off I went. No beeping IV pumps or ventilator alarms. All I can hear is the gentle flow of the river. No one around except these two cartoonContinue reading “Camping By The River”
Have you ever wondered what ICU nurses do? If you are curious continue scrolling down. If not, stop now. Should you wish to continue and view this post the illustrations are graphic and may offend some but this is what nurses contend with on a daily basis in the ICU.
The world is changing way too fast. No sense in trying to keep up! Nope. TIME TO GO CAMPING….PERMANENTLY. Peace quiet solitude. A good book, couple of movies, sketch pad, map of the park, hiking trails, fishing gear, 30 amp plug in, camp fire, can of beans, hotdogs, hamburger and life is good again.
All I ever wanted to do was draw cartoons and camp out. Somehow, about 40 years ago, I got side tracked and fell into the health care profession. Saved some coin, bought a camper, and recently disappeared back into the woods where I belong. Took a sketch pad and magic markers too. I have ownedContinue reading “Finally Decided To Get On WordPress”