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Chapter 4 - Dr. Neal Hall

“Writing…is passion put into words.” Neal Hall, M.D., the author of “Hell to Pay,” evolved from a doctor to a poet and an author later in life. He began to practice ophthalmology after college and medical school, only to discover his voice and passion for writing. His other works include “Death of Cindy James” and “Now I See the Moon: A Mother, a Son, a Miracle.” Art Sanctuary Executive Director Valerie Gay chats with Hall to discuss what gets his juices flowing, when he decided to become a writer, and – most importantly – what he calls sanctuary.

For more information and to purchase Dr. Hall’s books, go to: www.surgeonpoet.com.

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