Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Japjee Parmar

  • Greater than the sum of her parts: The journey of a medical student

    Japjee ParmarAmritsar, Punjab, India “I saw my life branching out before me like the green fig tree in the story. From the tip of every branch, like a fat purple fig, a wonderful future beckoned and winked, and beyond and above these figs were many more figs I couldn’t quite make out.I saw myself sitting…