Intended for healthcare professionals

Views & Reviews Between the Lines

Safety in death

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d3001 (Published 18 May 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d3001

Poets & Parents

Poets are like parents. Parents lose sleep, worrying about their
children. Likewise, poets lose sleep, worrying about their poems. Both
poets and parents are creators who sacrifice themselves in order to
nurture their legacy creations.

Competing interests: No competing interests

28 May 2011
Hugh Mann
Physician
Eagle Rock, MO 65641 USA