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The Gift of a Second Chance
October 5,2013

My novel, Gifts of the Heart, was inspired by my time serving as a Naval combat surgeon with the Marines in Afghanistan. Learn more about the life experience that compelled me to write this novel here. Landing in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province 120 degree heat was disorienting, but the needs of so many injured soldiers motivated me to [...]

The Gift of Gratitude
September 10,2013

YOU DON’T HAVE ENOUGH . . .     “Never good enough Never perfect enough Never thin enough Never powerful enough Never successful enough Never smart enough Never certain enough Never safe enough Never extraordinary enough” -Brene Brown, Daring Greatly Sound familiar? This is a list of the negative statements seemingly on repeat in the [...]