Tag Archives: neuroanatomy

emotional. rollercoaster.

the battle is over. goliath lies motionless. david stands victorious. The last 48 hours have been some of the most emotional hours of my life. Neuroanatomy has been the most difficult thing I’ve ever had to deal with. The material … Continue reading

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on neuro, boats and the river of doubt

This is the final push. In less than 24 hours, this neuro battle will be over. For better or worse… And I just don’t care. I mean… I’m past the point of caring. I’ve put so much into this one … Continue reading

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stress is good, kinda.

upside-down U of destiny. Today in neuroanatomy, we talked briefly about stress. You need a little stress to do well. I get it. We do well working toward a deadline. In college, I got to this awful point where I … Continue reading

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the luckiest

This morning, the sun is shining, the birds are singing and life is good. One exam can make such a difference. Two days ago, I was planning my failure. Plotting it out carefully. Kissing my summer plans goodbye. Living melodramatically. … Continue reading

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wordless wednesday – the aftermath

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four hours

Four hours of neuroanatomy exams behind me. I have no words.

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random acts of nice.

I hate this day. I hate tomorrow. I want to crawl into a dark place. But I won’t. As much as I am struggling, and as much as I want to throw in the towel some times… There are incredible … Continue reading

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48 hours

It’s not a lot of time, but maybe it’s enough. Time to cram a few more pathways. Time to enjoy a couple more REM cycles. Time to draw a few more pictures. Time to read a couple more cases. Maybe … Continue reading

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for the better

I think I’ve mentioned this before… but there’s this boy in my life that I like a whole lot. I mean… the moon and stars rise in his eyes and the sun sets in his heart… you know. And he … Continue reading

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poetic thursday musings

imagination left with creativity, curiosity. on a holiday with warmth and sand and beaches. come back to me, please. neuro might kill me if i can’t find a good way to destroy it first. i need my summer. i need … Continue reading

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