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Blood of My Blood

Wynne Morrison, MD, MBE The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (Summer 2012) Poet’s statement: This poem ponders how giving blood is an almost religious experience—connecting with others, giving a part of oneself, a sacrament or sacrifice in stations like the stages of the cross.   Blood of my blood First station—awkward screening questions. […]