aBOUT C. Patricia Leacock-Ballish
C. Patricia Leacock-Ballish was born in Barbados. She started her nursing career in Edinburgh , Scotland and completed her RN degree in the USA . She also has a Certification in Managed Care (CMCN) and degrees in Legal Nurse Consulting and Health Care Administration. She started writing while attending high school in Barbados, where she won second place in a writing competition. She has since written articles in the Nursing Spectrum and Advance for Nurses. She also published Thoughtful Poems from the Heart (2007) and Poetic Interpretations of My Inner Thoughts (2008).