Balancing on the Edge: Navigating a Precarious Path by Matthew Hayes,E Rickerson PDF

By Matthew Hayes,E Rickerson

Dr. Matthew John Hayes had by no means met his nephew Ken. Ken was once dwelling in Japan, faraway from Matt’s domestic within the mountains of North Carolina. while Matt and Ken struck up an electronic mail dialog, it turned obvious that Ken felt profound confusion approximately his life’s direction. via Ken’s interest and Matt’s considerate responses, an interesting portrait emerged of a rebellious younger guy who might turn into a pioneering emergency physician.

Balancing at the Edge is an unflinching memoir expressed in the course of the detailed lens of a profitable doctor’s e mail correspondence with a tender guy near to adulthood.

The e-mails among uncle and nephew give you the whole tale of Matt’s outstanding existence: his youth in Brooklyn, his stubbornness as a adolescence, his military occupation, his clinical schooling in Germany, and his push for the reform of the yankee emergency clinical approach. via all of it, Matt is still precise to his personal ideas and retains his feel of humor—and he encourages Ken to do the same.

Balancing at the Edge is an awfully intimate and insightful memoir aimed toward any younger one who is wondering his or her course in life.

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