Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Mary Liz Overcash

  • The lady in red

    Mary Liz OvercashGalveston, Texas, United States The long-term care facility was tucked in the back of a strip mall, behind restaurants and sporting goods stores, as if someone had hidden it away. As I wandered through the halls looking for my patient’s room, I didn’t see a single other person. I knocked softly on the…