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John Hull's Journey

by Brendan Stern
Artwork depicting john Hull's adjustment to blindness over a period of five years from the depths of depression to regarding himself to be a 'whole-body seer'
Tags: written - prose - wounded_healer - depression - consultations - comp1 -

My Patient

by Marie O Sullivan
Poem about supporting little brother after operation...' for I was only nine years old'
Tags: written - poetry - my_family - paediatrics - comp1 -

A Little Boy, A Little Time

by Rhiannon Rodderick
Poem 'the epitome of health, the embodiment of pain' - the impact of encountering young children suffering from AIDS/HIV upon the author
Tags: written - poetry - out_of_our_heads - HIV - paediatrics - comp1 -

Desert Rose

by Ruramayi Rukuni
Poem about a young girl with HIV in Zimbabwe inspiring the author to consider medicine as a career
Tags: written - poetry - out_of_our_heads - HIV - paediatrics - comp1 -

The Ripple Effect

by Anonymous
Poem about the mother of very ill child containing her emotions yet needing support - also 'the web' of individuals affected by illness
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - paediatrics - comp1 -

Child in Hospital

by Wan Kammal
Memory of extended spell in hospital as child and a surgeon who inspired the autor to consider medicine
Tags: written - prose - wounded_healer - neurological - paediatrics - comp1 -

The Truth

by Angeline Lee
The author visits a children's cancer-ward in Malaysia - as a 'fairy' she returns to bring the gift of a 'magic wand' to an enraptured little girl - the child had passed on within a few days - the author speculates about 'the gateway between life and deat
Tags: written - prose - out_of_our_heads - paediatric oncology - comp1 -

Things were rubbish until Josie came to love me

by Catrin Evans
Dogs for the Disabled:a child with muscular dystrophy.
Tags: written prose - prose - my_family - musculoskeletal - learning disabilities - comp1 -

Things were rubbish until Josie came to love me

by Catrin Evans
Dogs for the Disabled:a child with muscular dystrophy.
Tags: written prose - prose - my_family - musculoskeletal - learning disabilities - comp1 -

Things were rubbish until Josie came to love me

by Catrin Evans
Dogs for the Disabled:a child with muscular dystrophy.
Tags: written prose - prose - my_family - musculoskeletal - learning disabilities - comp1 -