Thursday, December 19, 2013
New Poem: "Death but for Doxy"
"Death but for Doxy" is the next installment in my collection, A Wave of Poetry. While deployed to Indonesia, all US military personnel were required to take a daily dose of the antibiotic doxycycline in order to prevent malaria. As my unit's flight surgeon, one of my thankless duties was to make "rounds" to make sure everybody was taking it.