How A Scary Incident Helped Me Become a Better Parent

Childhood injuries are inevitable, but they don’t have to ruin us

Scott Greer
Human Parts
Published in
3 min readJun 23, 2023

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Photo by Scott Greer on Unsplash

I’ll never forget my first look at the wound. A deep gash on our seven-year-old’s right leg. My first thought was that it went down to the bone. Blood started flowing out as we all scrambled to determine the next move. Our younger son began crying hysterically, so…

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Scott Greer
Human Parts

Nashville-based marketer + writer + photographer. Father of two. Sharing thoughts on tech, creativity, parenting and life.