Many thanks to Writers in the Storm Blog for featuring my post on May 18, 2016:
Blazing fear woke me. Suffocating, I sucked and clawed at the air. A cardiac intensive care nurse held my hand, murmuring it’s ok, it’s ok, you’re on a ventilator, remember?
Read more: http://writersinthestormblog.com/2016/05/the-gift-of-an-opened-heart/