welcome to the organic green doctor blog

i am a family physician who was diagnosed with
early mild cognitive impairment(mci) amnestic type on december 21, 2010
this is a precursor to alzheimers disease
because of this diagnosis i have opted to stop practicing medicine
this blog will be about my journey with this disease
please feel free to follow me along this path
i will continue blogging on organic gardening, green living,
solar power, rainwater collection, and healthy living
i will blog on these plus other things noted to be interesting

Thursday, December 15, 2011

i wish that i had...


when your time comes dont be where you have to say this

read the full article at addicted2success.com

these are from bonnie ware a palliative care worker

five top regrets in life when you are dying

i wished that id had the courage to live a life true to myself
not the life others expected of me

i wished i hadnt worked so hard-every male patient said this

i wish that i had the courage to express my feelings

i wish that i had stayed in touch with my friends

i wish that i had let myself be happier

take a minute
take a deep breath
close your eyes
think about these five things
see if you can change your life now
you wont have to say
i wish that i had....
thats my goal

the organicgreen doctor


  1. togd - Thanks for not letting us forget that life it sweet, enjoy - kiss - keep is simple stupid - I will think about these all day.

  2. I'm so using this as a lesson to launch the new year. Thank you (and Bear) for this article. Thank you for everything. My Wife She