Alan Blum is professor and Gerald Leon Wallace MD Endowed Chair in Family Medicine at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Tuscaloosa. A self-taught artist, he has published three books of his sketches and stories of patients, and his drawings have appeared in more than a dozen textbooks and medical journals, beginning with “The Waiting Room” in the January 2, 1981 issue of JAMA. His artworks have been regularly featured in Pulse since 2010. He is a frequent guest speaker, now via Zoom, in medical-school humanities courses. His website-in-progress, sketchiestdetails.com, features sketches, stories and presentations.