There is no denying the need for medical books. They offer a wealth of information and teach us valuable skills. However, there are times when the last thing we want to do is read a text book. For enjoyment, many nurses turn to medical fiction for enjoyment.I recently had the opportunity to interview Nurse Jamie Davis and talk with him about his journey to becoming a … [Read more...] about Becoming a Medical Fiction Author – Nurse Jamie Davis Shares His Story
When friends and family first learned I was writing a novel, the mainstream response was nothing short of shock. They’d say, “But you’re a nurse, not a writer.” Wrong! I’ve been writing longer than I’ve been a nurse. My very first published piece was as a nursing student at Arizona State. Our final project was to demonstrate our entire nursing school experience in any format – … [Read more...] about Why I Won’t Give Up My Day Job: A Nurse’s Inspiration to Write
With over 3 million nurses in the United States it’s not surprising to hear about ways they practice nursing that are a little less traditional. Nurses are becoming authors at an increasing rate and bringing quality content to a growing library of books for nurses. It’s not surprising that the best nursing books are written by men and women who have actually practice nursing … [Read more...] about 5 Excellent Books For Nurses By Nurses
I am thrilled to announce that I will be joining Capella University at the upcoming ANCC NATIONAL MAGNET CONFERENCE® in Atlanta, Georgia. On Friday, October, 9th 2015, I will be signing copies of my book, The Nerdy Nurse's Guide to Technology. You'll also have a chance to take a photo with me, which is a prize all it's own, right? - Okay, maybe not; but I'd love to meet all of … [Read more...] about Meet and Greet Nurse Authors at the Magnet Conference during National Health IT Week
My friends Kevin Ross and Keith Carlson are doing amazing things in the nursing social media realm. I just love the fact that they are embracing the nursing community online in new and exciting ways including a radio show and podcasts. If you aren’t already listening, you should! This is one of the most comprehensive collection of live nursing interviews and it happens weekly … [Read more...] about Can’t Get Enough of This Nerdy Nurse? Join me on RNFMradio!