In this poem, I reflect on the close connection between life science and the arts from the perspective of a student undertaking liberal studies.

Author/Artist Bio

Dr. Michael J. Leach is a health researcher, number cruncher, and wordsmith. In addition to holding tertiary qualifications in pharmacy, applied statistics, biostatistics, and pharmacoepidemiology, Michael has studied a range of arts and humanities courses through Open Yale (http://oyc.yale.edu/). Michael writes poetry to convey the poignancy and beauty that he perceives in life. His poetry is published or forthcoming in the Medical Journal of Australia, Medical Humanities, The Galway Review, A New Ulster, The Haiku Journal, Pulse – Voices from the Heart of Medicine, and Survive & Thrive: A Journal for Medical Humanities and Narrative as Medicine. He lives in his birthplace of Bendigo, Australia.

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