Carol Habrovitsky has lived in Glasgow for 50 years. She is married with 1 son and 3 grandchildren. Born in London, she trained as nurse in the Royal Free Hospital in London. She has worked as a nurse in Glasgow in hospitals, industry, public health, neurology, casualty eventually running a large nursing home as matron. Nursing has been her lifelong love where she learnt so much more about life as well as nursing. In retirement, she has written poetry and volunteered in health inspections of hospitals. Her hobbies include Tai Chi, travelling, language studies and spending time with her family.