Altruism At The Core Of Medicine

As I approached a derelict diversion road off the motorway, I noticed the impoverished billboard displaying the cities that the road led to Sahiwal, Multan, and Okara. Half-an-hour later, as we neared the remote but thoroughly bustling city…

Surgical Diaries: Complications

As the scrub nurse trolleyed the operative bed into Operation Theatre number 2—or OT 2, for short—its versatile wheels clattered against the marble tiles lining the hospital floor. Large, dark-black colored surgical bins beckoned in the…

Vanities of Ecclesiastes

A ferocious wave struck the cliff ledge, and then swiftly swashed its way back along its recourse. A week ago, a few friends and I, unbridled now in the aftermath of our final exams, planned an unforgettable trip to a mesmerising…