Leadership DIMENSIONA Personal Reflection Humor- I'd Rather Laugh Than CryMiracle, Vickie A. EdD, RN, CCRN, CCNS, CCRCAuthor Information Vickie A. Miracle, EdD, RN, CCRN, CCNS, CCRC, is Editor at the Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing and a Lecturer at Bellarmine University School of Nursing Louisville, Ky. Address correspondence and reprint requests to: Vickie A. Miracle, EdD, RN, CCRN, CCNS, CCRC, 424 Eastgate Village Wynde Louisville, KY 40223 ([email protected]). Editor's Note: Authors are encouraged to write about their experiences, feelings, or opinions on a wide array of topics of interest to critical care nurses. These reflections can be published anonymously if so desired by the author. For more information, please contact the editor at [email protected]. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing: November 2007 - Volume 26 - Issue 6 - p 241-243 doi: 10.1097/01.DCC.0000297399.66069.38 Buy Metrics AbstractIn Brief This article examines the benefits of humor in both our personal and professional lives. Strategies to promote humor are also discussed. This article examines the benefits of humor in both personal and professional lives. © 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.