What lies on the other side of fear

Medicine, as a profession is surrounded by, and embedded in, fear. I'm yet to meet a doctor who doesn't hold a deep seated fear of error, or harming a patient. 'First do no harm!' is engraved very closely to the heart of every doctor I've ever spoken to about this. Beyond fear of harm, is … Continue reading What lies on the other side of fear

The answers – they lie within

Time and again people come to me looking for something outside of themselves that will make them happy. Looking for a different speciality, a different job, a different life. Always the endless search for the solution to the feeling of emptiness, of discontent, and sometimes of despair. And this quest is always external - always … Continue reading The answers – they lie within