David Walsh is a pen collector, surgeon and would be artist

These are his ideas, thoughts and images

  • The imperfect can become more beautiful

    September 11, 2019 by

    “Kintsugi is the Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with golden lacquer. It teaches us to embrace damage and flaws.” — ManGill. For most of my adult life I have helped repair the sick. Many had their lives suddenly shattered and altered forever. It was a job at which I was quite good. Recently, the… Read more

  • A gift that gives

    February 8, 2023 by

    “Colours are the smiles of nature…” Leigh Hunt I was fortunate enough to receive this book as a farewell gift from as surgical colleague. Anyone can buy a book, few take the time and have the insight to buy the right one. This book says that you know me and want to connect with me.… Read more

  • Like father, like son

    February 5, 2023 by

    “Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical…” Yogi Berra Allan, my father was a keen baseballer. Dad played in the third team for the Goodwood Indians. His brother Bruce was a bit of a local star. He was a catcher in the first team. In the 1950s and 60s, baseball was… Read more

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