Category Archives: Heroines & Heros

“Hope is the Thing with Feathers” & Cancer Sucks!

Pam Capecelatro Raiford is a dear friend who has recently gone on Hospice. Her devoted husband Guy Capecelatro III is a musician and also a friend.  They have a love together that has always seemed joyful and profound. Guy has … Continue reading

Posted in Book & Movie Reviews, Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Diversity, Heroines & Heros, Holistic Health, Listening, Real Stories | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

“White Helmets” is more than an Oscar-winning Documentary

I was so moved by watching “White Helmets” I wanted to share a brief review with you.  When I think of Syria, which I know so little about really, I will now think of men with tears on their face … Continue reading

Posted in Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Democracy NOW, Heroines & Heros, Patient Advocacy | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

I’m On Board with the “Stay Nasty” Project!

Michelle Roginsky and Ash Peters are in the early phase of a new project on FB called Stay Nasty or StayNasty.  The term, although makes me cringe a bit is valid.  Our President-elect, Trump used it to describe Secretary Clinton in … Continue reading

Posted in Assertiveness, Communication in Healthcare, Complexity in nursing, Diversity, Healthy Workplaces, Heroines & Heros, Holistic Health, Listening, Nurse Leadership, Patient Advocacy, Patient Safety, Real Stories | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment