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Pulse: More Voices--

a treasury of compelling stories and poems.

Includes The Resilient Heart , Babel: The Voices of a Medical Trauma and Confessions of a Seventy-Five-Year-Old Drug Addict. Foreword by Maureen Bisognano, President of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.


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Latest Comments

  • Seeing the Light
    Ranu Uniyal
    Thank you Sarah for this touching experience. Let us look at the extraordinary in ordinary lives.


  • Seeing the Light
    Scott Newport
    Life sure can be heavy for those who are willing to take a peek, thanks for the glimpse.


  • Seeing the Light
    Pam Mitchell
    "........the way things just happen sometimes." Ah, yes. Thank you Sarah, for this beautiful reminder ...


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