Volume 4 | 2016

Table of contents

S/P Autograft

Watercolor collage

Blood Loss

My first job as a Laboratory Scientist was at the blood bank of a Trauma 1 Center.

Chest Pain

What does your chest pain feel like?




15 Am I going to die?

Silent Dancer

Oil on canvas

Severed Ties

To lose a limb, anathema to me.

Both Broken

Card stock and graphite

First Code

She was a new mother.

The Heart of Medicine

Two hearts cast in aluminum as a symbol for the delicate balance a physician
walks in medicine.

Leather Belt

Hand drawn, carved, tooled, and sewn

Learning to Give

Pyrographic pen on ash

Branch Hanging

We carry biases with us.