About the Author

Stephen Christensen
Blurbarian Since January 2008
Name Stephen Christensen
My Web Site http://naturallyimmunemd.com
Gender Male
My Occupation Physician/Author/Educator
My Bio I'm a board-certified family physician who left the arena of medicine in 2003, when an autoimmune illness damaged my eyes. Since then, I have once again taken up a pen, a guitar, and a penchant for maintaining my own health--but it's slow going. A couple of open-water swims each year, daily practice in writing and music, and a modicum of patience are all that I need...
...except for my lady, Tonya, without whom all would be lost.
Although being visually impaired has obvious disadvantages, it also allows one to appreciate the world in different ways: when you can't see well, you sometimes aren't as easily fooled by appearances.

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
Already workin' on it: gotta get those journal entries organized and present them in a way that non-medical people can sense what it's like to wander through the wilderness of American medicine for twenty years.
Everyone needs to know about these authors and artists...
Ed Abbey, unappreciated anarchist, defender of this home we call Earth--especially that rare and threatened gem, the American desert--and advocate of unbridled, crystalline humanity