Our actions at times border on the holy, and we cannot allow the profane to defile the sanctity of the experience.
Monthly Archives: March 2016
You don’t know what you’ve got…
And so, to my colleagues, the team of Mallard, I say, here we are – we are something special, we are the exception to the exception that allows magical things to happen.
There is a balance
Balance is the essence of nature; winter and summer, hot and cold, dead or alive, we constantly fluctuate between these extremes.
Leaders and leadership
What does it take to make a leader? Last night I watched ‘Inside Obama’s White House’ – I guess, if you want a mould, if you want a standard by which to define a leader, it is Obama. I believe that ‘Obama’ is one of the greatest events/things/people to have happened in the 21st Century – admittedly,Continue reading “Leaders and leadership”
Bruce Lee & names in healthcare
One of Bruce’s other sayings was that JKD was ‘a circle without a circumference’ I think I might be starting to understand where he was heading with that idea.
Carers, care and caring
These are questions I will never be able to answer.
Attitudes, beliefs and limitations
Do not go gentle into that good night,
Old age should burn and rave at close of day;
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
How the tree grew, Or… the unintended consequences of improvement and change;
The tree, like the people who work on the ward and who receive our care are part of the art, part of the creation, the magic that is our team.
Today I had a go at being a patient…
I didn’t have to remove my shoes, thanks to new trainers.