A Patient More Difficult

It’s only a fourthnight that I was off work Resuming with zest to join the teamwork So was I fortunate to see this madness As we gave especial care despite her bitchiness!   In pool of liquor draining like an unlocked tap Unborn craniate in danger of external trap No feet dragging, medics gathered their […]

Doctor, Do Something!

In my call room A bang hits my door It was a call to salvage lives: Restless road accident victims; Confused patients with multiple wounds. Painfully in shock, unaware of my presence – Distracted by the pain in her lower abdomen. The huhaha of “my baby” filled her wounded lips! Shouting behind was a fearful […]

A Hunting Silhouette

Yesterday is gone but active Today’s sufferance is passive Morrow is hunted by today’s folly No wonder humans are unholy Swayed by little things Forgetful mortal beings Sacrificed morrow’s bliss To suck today’s kiss When today turns yesterday And morrow turns today A wound as grave as past Is a hunting shadow cast What heals […]

Help Thou My Unbelief

Help Thou My Unbelief All mortals are limited in power, As the power to save is divine; A sin so grave than murder – Who can bear its fine? At the Lord’s feet lay I prone Mortality has got its own fear But as I am without one plea Hold me Lord, so dear. Our […]

Medical Poetry: A Doctor’s Honour

In my job corner All sick is not sicker Bad spirited souls ‘re weaker For mankind’s malady is trickier Good words heal a sore heart As stitches bind a skin cut Attention births comfort For health has its gut Stethoscope plus a bit humour Revive a sick heart with flavour Care without empathy has no […]

From A Table To A Resuscitaire

What a calm and hopeful day it was Yet the least expected became most remembered Healthy neonate turned blue on table As we engaged in the art of making him a man Thank heavens, we had a great adrenaline rush Like a group of bees working in concert The two-day old was moved from table […]