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Kim Alden Mallin

Knock Three Times

By Kim Alden Mallin

Knock Three Times

It all started with an email to my husband… “Dear Dr. Mallin: I am reaching out to share an opportunity that may be of interest to you or a physician educator in your network. American University of Antigua, AUA, is conducting a search for a Chair of Introduction to Clinical Medicine within the Universities’ School […]

Whirling Passions

By Kim Alden Mallin

Bulletin-immediate broadcast requested… Hurricane Frances local statement…national weather service, Charleston, SC… tropical storm frances strengthens… a hurricane warning is now in effect for the following counties… Charleston, Georgetown and Horry… A normal person would start to get nervous with above forecast…not me. Guess I’m not normal…hmmm, what a surprise. Anyway, I’m not talking about a […]

A Chip Off the Old Block

By Kim Alden Mallin

Everyone has heard, or even said, variations on this theme. Those disparaging remarks such as, “you’re just like your mother,” or frustrated comments like, “I hate when Dad does that, I will never be like him.” Yet frequently we grow up to be just like those people we swore we would never become. Maybe that’s […]

Open Hearts

By Kim Alden Mallin

I am racing through my house, grabbing pants and shirts, underwear and socks…hoping they’ll match as I stuff them into an overnight bag. Trying to pick things that will be comfortable for hours spent in the ICU waiting room. No matter how hard I try not to, I keep imagining my dad, wearing one of […]

When I read that Sasee was expanding its circulation to include Boca Raton, I settled back into my chair and let the memories began to flow. Good ones, like running down A1A and through South Inlet Park while training for the Disney marathon, attending Ballet Florida’s yearly production of The Nutcracker, watching the rich and […]