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Happy Memorial Day

Happy Memorial Day!  As we celebrate those brave men and women in the military who helped us remain a land of liberty and the pursuit of happiness, we should acknowledge those who have fallen to the Coronavirus. All of us should consider doing everything we can to prevent the spread of the virus as Governors reopen the country the COVID-19 pandemic challenges continue to grow. How do we get back to normal? We do not get back to normal. Risk-benefit has always shaped social behaviors.... Read More
Posted by Roxanne Evans at Wednesday, May 27, 2020
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Frustrated about COVID

  Frustrated?                            First is fear. Fear is always driven by that which we cannot control. The yearning for calmness follows fear like a donkey being led by a carrot. The Donkey never reaches the carrot. Calmness seldom extinguishes fear because of frustration, which roots and grows in fear. Fear is an excellent fertilizer for the weeds of frustration.  What is it that has most of... Read More
Posted by The Stone Institute News at Monday, April 20, 2020
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A Big Problem Being Back of the Herd

For eight years, I was the medical director of the Memphis Fire Department. During that time, I had the honor of working at the Pentagon eighteen hours after the disastrous plane crash on 9-11. It was an honor digging bodies out from the mountains of rubble and debris. Our country mourned together for a brief moment in history, probably in the same fashion when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbour. As medical director, I made sure the City had ambulances to transport medical emergencies. I... Read More
at Tuesday, March 24, 2020
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