The Best Boss I NEVER Had: Dr. Pascal Imperato by Garry Graham

My life literally changed when I met the founding Dean at SUNY Downstate School of Public Health Dr. Pascal Imperato affectionately known as “Pat”. In 2004 I had just completed a Masters degree in rehabilitation counseling from New York University. Needless to say, I thought I had arrived in my career and my educational accomplishments….

Move forward

Pocketfuls of promises sagging when the wind Laps the skirt around your knees. Locked inside a static stance The possibility of movement beckons at your hems Yet, rigidity overwhelms. Eyes fixed on the hopeful whispers that escape The prison of fleece-lined pockets, Riding potent wind gusts. Life pokes and thrusts Will you say yes? Fling…