A Short Life by Jim Slotnick

By Jim Slotnick

stay existence and take not anything with no consideration. these have been the guiding ideas of Jim Slotnick -- adventurous, baseball loving, chess enjoying, jazz and soul tune aficionado. by the point Jim entered UCLA clinical college, at age 25, he had held jobs as a long way ranging as janitor, Little League umpire, morgue assistant, liquor shop clerk, stockboy, carpet salesman, brief order prepare dinner, movie editor, and flower supply boy, and lived a lifetime of remarkable event with family members, buddies, and lovers.

Jim entered clinical college in 1981 along with his points of interest set on a profession as a “country doctor,” catering to these with restricted entry to caliber well-being care. inside of twelve months, he was once clinically determined with a deadly mind tumor. What was once an odyssey of facing the well-being care approach and its practitioners, the expanding barriers and demanding situations of his ailment, and his personal mortality staring him within the face. via all of it, he wrote. Jim’s stunningly compassionate, guffawing out loud humorous, difficult hitting account will amaze you. via all of it, he sought to make a true and confident distinction. And that’s what he did.

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