Janna Ochoa MCW Milwaukee student
Alarm sounds at 4:30 am.
Another sunrise on the drive to the hospital.
Busy hustle and bustle of rounds.
White coat pockets brimming with supplies.
Cafeteria food for noon conference.
Sign out and traffic on the way home.
Quick dinner over a Netflix episode.
Prep for tomorrow’s team learning topic.
Exhausted head hits the pillow.
Alarm sounds at 7:55 am.
8 am Zoom class from my couch.
Snooze through 30-minute lunch break.
Sketches to stay awake for the second half.
Dinner over a Netflix episode turns into the entire season.
Prep for a virtual patient appointment tomorrow.
White coat hangs limply on a hook.
Is tomorrow a Wednesday?
Not tired, but head hits the pillow anyway.