We don’t play cards

In response to senator maureen walsh comment that nurses ‘play cards’ for most of the day. – Poem: I don’t play cards, It’s lives i save, On my feet, For twelve hours of the day. A break is a commodity, That at times i don’t get, Because my patients lay suffering, sick, and in bed….

Nurse Practitioner Jess Chp 37

Poem: An idea is planted, Sprouts roots, and takes hold. Begins to surface, And continues to grow. Starts to take shape, And finally it blooms, In it’s final stages, The world can view. – You’ve got to love those new formed ideas, and how they take root. It grows from an idea, to a plan,……to…

National Poetry Month 💖

The unexpected happens, When we least expect. A curve ball has been thrown, To which we proceed to catch. As we don’t dodge unforeseen trials, Or duck at Unpredictable events, We face it head on. Using what we know, And common sense. Those curve balls, there are many in life, and a tremendous amount in…

Nurse Practitioner Jess Chp 36

I welcome life, In every avenue, In all circumstances, With every fiber of my being. Arms wide open , Heart unguarded, With warm embrace, I welcome, This life, I live. ========================================== I can say it in a million ways, but it is simple…… welcome this life you live. You get one shot… so embrace it…

Happy National Poetry Month!!!!

Let’s celebrate the wonderful Genre of poetry and how life changing it can be!!!! More poetry posts for national poetry month!!!!

Nurse Practitioner Jess chp 35

Poem: And i wept, Silently, and without warning, For the life of a person, I only encountered briefly. in their final moments, Till their last breath, I Watched as this earth they left, On to the path that was next, With sadness and great regret, I knelt down and I wept. I mourn each patient’s…

Nurse Practitioner Jess Chp 34

Poem On my hardest days I feel failure, During my lowest moments I feel weak, There are times that make it difficult, For me to stay strong to reach…. Reach for hope during failure, For strength when times are low, But in these times I overcome, As good days, and high moments, I know are…

Introductions are in order…

We are offically at the 300 followers mark for Confessions Of a Nurse and Writer!! Re-introductions are in order!! Hello to the beautiful strangers who read my blog. My name is Jeseeka, on social media it is Nurse Practitioner Jess. I created my blog when i first started working as a nurse to combine my…

Nurse Practitioner Jess Chp 33

We reassure, We educate, encourage, influence, Demonstrate, We cheer, Honor, commemorate, Few of the many things, That make nurses great. Taking a moment to just detail a few of the many amazing things nurses do. We educate our patients, we encourage them to continue on in the fight for health, and we cheer them on…

Happy World Poetry Day!

Poetry is a voice, A mechanism for change, Embodies our feelings, And sometimes our pain. Projects our love, And speaks our truth, Through our words, We state our view. I wanted to take a moment to show appreciation to a literary work that has given me a voice when I thought I had none. That…