The Gang of Four

The Gang of Four When I was wheeled into the 3rd Floor “Centre”, where people (mostly men) recuperate after their stay at the Intensive Care Unit following surgery, I immediately had the orderly close the curtains to my small stall. The three other men in my room were chatting quietly, but consistently. At the risk… Continue reading The Gang of Four

Life and Death

Life & Death Questions Warning: The following is work! Sitting at a surprisingly-full Le Cafetier Restaurant in the heart of Sutton, Quebec, at two o’clock on a snowy late-March Saturday afternoon, the Intensive Care Unit of the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI), where I recuperated following heart surgery, seems very, very far away. It wouldn’t take… Continue reading Life and Death