Late night hospital watch rambling

The waning moon is still bright, and I think to the Kingdom's geckos that are starting to tuck in on the other side of the planet. It's the fifth night sleeping in a chair by my mom's hospital bed. I look over at her and my next thought is whether it's Hypnos or Morpheus who rules over the land of eternal darkness, beyond the gates of the rising sun... … [Read more...]

Medical consent form – Lost in translation?

This is the English translation of a surgery consent form included in the hospital guidelines. It has the gist, but perhaps it isn't quite what the writer meant..? … [Read more...]