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I'm a Prison Mom - Part 2

I'm a Prison Mom - Part 2

by traumaRUs - I was browsing the blue side of AN recently and came upon my article from a couple of years ago when this was so raw and open. Thought I would give an update. Did you know that the US has the most...

The Axial age, death, religion, human progress, and what it means to be human.

The Axial age, death, religion, human progress, and what it means to be human.

by honeyforasalteyfish - I will post links with more information about what I think are significant developments in human history as I have learned them. I am also interested in other peoples perspective. THIS IS NOT MEANT...

The nature of love, a story about Agape.

The nature of love, a story about Agape.

by honeyforasalteyfish - This is my story. It is why I became a believer, it is why I became an unbeliever. It is why I was suicidal. It is why I decided to pursue nursing. It is why I became a CNA. It is the story that...

Cinderella - Nursing Labor and Delivery

Cinderella - Nursing Labor and Delivery

by chiandre - Cinderella story is a traditional story. For me, it was more than a story, it was real. It was just another busy night in the labor and delivery unit. Nurses were running around trying to give the...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Parts 22 & 23 (END)

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Parts 22 & 23 (END)

by SoldierNurse22 - The near-end (I can't resist an epilogue) of the ten-month saga of two women at a lighthouse. Due to the short nature of sections 22 and 23, they have been published below together. The epilogue...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 21b

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 21b

by SoldierNurse22 - T-minus 2 more sections to completion. Parts 22 & 23 will be published together. Part 24 will be the epilogue...because even I hesitate to let this story end. As always, thanks for reading. Next...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 20b

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 20b

by SoldierNurse22 - All right, gentle readers. Here comes the end. The last few posts will (hopefully) come pretty quick now, so stay tuned for the end of this saga. Much thanks as always to those who've followed...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 20a

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 20a

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19b

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19b

by SoldierNurse22 - Oh goodness. Is this a crisis we're finally reaching here? And after nearly 9 months of this, you thought I'd never get there. Well, that makes two of us. Enjoy the oft-edited installment that...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19a

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19a

by SoldierNurse22 - Here comes the good stuff, folks! Apologies as always for the delay. Travel and changing work schedules have prevented my anxious fingers from clacking out this story as quickly as I'd like. Soon,...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 18

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 18

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

Random Thoughts on New Orleans

Random Thoughts on New Orleans

by TheCommuter - New Orleans, also known as the 'Big Easy' and 'NOLA,' is a Southern city entrenched in tradition and permeated with a uniquely special culture. This piece lists my random thoughts as a visitor to New...

Military Relationships - Tell Us About Yours....

Military Relationships - Tell Us About Yours....

by traumaRUs - A recent thread about couples in the same career field got me to thinking (always a dangerous endeavor). My husband and I met while we were both active duty military. He was in the USAF and I was...

Terrorism abroad, Paris, Pakistan, Turkey, Brussels. The universal problem of extremists.

Terrorism abroad, Paris, Pakistan, Turkey, Brussels. The universal problem of extremists.

by honeyforasalteyfish - As we all know terrorism is a growing problem in todays world. What with the recent attacks in Belgium, and France. What we hear little about is that the Islamic world has been struggling with these...

The Nursing School Workout

The Nursing School Workout

by NaishaStudentNurse - Even before I entered nursing school I heard horror stories of excessive weight gain or extreme weight loss. Needless to say the other "side effects" were equally horrifying. I finally came to terms...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 24 Epilogue

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 24 Epilogue

by SoldierNurse22 - And here's the last word from the characters you've come to know over the past year. Please feel free to leave comments for me throughout this series as I enjoy hearing your feedback. Thank you...

Black Roses

Black Roses

by VivaLasViejas - Please come and join me for a brief journey inside the world of a deeply troubled woman who is contemplating self-deliverance from an existence that has turned bitter in late midlife. Don't be...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 21a

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 21a

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

A Worshiper's Heart Devotional: Ducks in a Row

A Worshiper's Heart Devotional: Ducks in a Row

by nursefrances - Simple things in life, like a family of ducks, can teach life lessons that uplift and encourage. Who would ever think that seeing a group of little feathered creatures and a man trying to save them...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19c

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 19c

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

Is Email becoming a tool of the past?

by madwife2002 - Email in our personal lives was the number one way of communicating to each other, we can send emails around the world with a click of a button. It was quicker than mailing a letter and waiting days...

The Dad He Didn't Have To Be

The Dad He Didn't Have To Be

by Elvish - I am fortunate enough to have a stepfather who has gone to great lengths for me. There for my formative years and beyond. Always a great sense of humor. He's a great human being and I'd like to pay a...

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 17

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 17

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 16

To The Lonely Seas And The Sky -- Part 16

by SoldierNurse22 - The fictional tale of lighthouse keepers in the 1880's, tending a Lake Michigan lighthouse. The characters in this story are completely fictional, while the lighthouse is quite real and still in use....


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