Author: Kelley Zhao

Kelley Zhao Kelley Zhao (1 Posts)

Medical Student Contributor

Stony Brook University Renaissance School of Medicine

Kelley Zhao is a second year medical student at Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. She enjoys writing creative non-fiction pieces and is grateful to be able to share her experiences and perspectives through her short stories.




Safe Haven

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the author fondly reflects on the start of her unlikely friendship with Mr. R. This friendship ultimately became a safe haven for the author as she navigates her identity as a Chinese-American and learns about Mr. R’s cancer diagnosis.

Kelley Zhao Kelley Zhao (1 Posts)

Medical Student Contributor

Stony Brook University Renaissance School of Medicine

Kelley Zhao is a second year medical student at Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. She enjoys writing creative non-fiction pieces and is grateful to be able to share her experiences and perspectives through her short stories.