Category Archives: Art

Sometimes an Ounce of Prevention is Measured in What? Cups.

While studying Unani Medicine at the Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, we were shown their vast pharmacopeia as well as live demonstrations of some treatment methods, including the traditional Chinese practice of dry, vacuum cupping.  This woman,

Sometimes an Ounce of Prevention is Measured in What? Cups.

While studying Unani Medicine at the Aligarh Muslim University in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India, we were shown their vast pharmacopeia as well as live demonstrations of some treatment methods, including the traditional Chinese practice of dry, vacuum cupping.  This woman,

Global Medicine

Global Medicine, The Universal Language of Health and Human Rights

The field of medicine has never been neutral.  As healthcare professionals, our daily goal should be nothing short of curing the world.  That involves more than simply applying band-aids.  That involves addressing the underlying causes of human suffering on our

Global Medicine

Global Medicine, The Universal Language of Health and Human Rights

The field of medicine has never been neutral.  As healthcare professionals, our daily goal should be nothing short of curing the world.  That involves more than simply applying band-aids.  That involves addressing the underlying causes of human suffering on our

The Dastardly Delicate Bird Tornado of Santa Cruz

Bukhaw.  That is all they said.  I’m quite positive of this, as one of them landed violently on a perch next to us, paused just long enough to pass a sharp, rude glance my way, and spouted the word coldly

The Dastardly Delicate Bird Tornado of Santa Cruz

Bukhaw.  That is all they said.  I’m quite positive of this, as one of them landed violently on a perch next to us, paused just long enough to pass a sharp, rude glance my way, and spouted the word coldly

A World, Not too Far Away. Santa Cruz Island.

The boat heaved to and fro on our journey out of Ventura Harbor, slowly chugging toward the oft forgotten destination.  Having lived in Santa Barbara for a couple years, I’ve gazed upon Santa Cruz Island innumerable times, often trying to

A World, Not too Far Away. Santa Cruz Island.

The boat heaved to and fro on our journey out of Ventura Harbor, slowly chugging toward the oft forgotten destination.  Having lived in Santa Barbara for a couple years, I’ve gazed upon Santa Cruz Island innumerable times, often trying to

Fond Memories & Wildlife at the UCSB Lagoon

A passerby says a certain word and the memories come flooding back.  A special dish of ratatouille reminds you of your childhood.  Or perhaps a few photographs take you vividly back into an unspectacular but rather fun day a littler

Fond Memories & Wildlife at the UCSB Lagoon

A passerby says a certain word and the memories come flooding back.  A special dish of ratatouille reminds you of your childhood.  Or perhaps a few photographs take you vividly back into an unspectacular but rather fun day a littler

The Oxymoronic Nature of a Tiny Monster Truck

It’s always interesting to see how people other than myself live, both through business and leisure.  As some friends and I stopped to get gas, in a small town whose name I can’t quite recall, I caught a view of

The Oxymoronic Nature of a Tiny Monster Truck

It’s always interesting to see how people other than myself live, both through business and leisure.  As some friends and I stopped to get gas, in a small town whose name I can’t quite recall, I caught a view of

Dreaming in Haikus, Living in Black and White

The life that past by Was a life I knew nigh Would I ever know why? Dreaming in Haikus, Living in Black and White. Cheers. -photos taken by me.

Dreaming in Haikus, Living in Black and White

The life that past by Was a life I knew nigh Would I ever know why? Dreaming in Haikus, Living in Black and White. Cheers. -photos taken by me.