Zen and the art of painting

Spurll, Gwendoline M.
October 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/13/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 8, pE175
Academic Journal
An essay is presented on zen and the art of painting. It offers information regarding the life and works of the author who is a hematologist and a teacher. The author, who is also a wife and the mother of three children, suffered from Parkinson disease in mid-life. According to the author, there are only two times when she forgets about the Parkinson disease: when she is solving a difficult clinical case, and when she is painting.


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