Deneane Delaney Brooks

Deneane Delaney Brooks here! But please, call me DD. I have donned many different hats over my life, and now I am trying on a new one, this time as a writer. I love to write about medicine, health, fictional pieces, and personal essays.

a year ago
I checked my watch—5:33 PM. Class ran thirty minutes over, and I was already late for call. I rushed up to the residents’ quarters where I found the surgical intern I would be working with for the nig...