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Our Castle

by Alison Morris
Poem about the family impact of a mother's illness and her recovery
Tags: written - poetry - my_family -

Flight

by Alys Maconie
Prose about Janet - daughter as carer- taking off! after much provocation
Tags: written - prose - my_family - care of the elderly - comp2 -

New Glasses

by Anonymous
Prose about grandparents, elderly husband waking his dying wife to inform her that he has been able to return her new glasses, emotional abuse, thoughts on death and dying
Tags: written - prose - my_family - palliative care -

My Nightmare, Mi Pesadilla, mon Cauchemar

by Anonymous
A poem expressing the death of the author's brother in three languages - to capture and communicate her tragic loss more fully
Tags: written - poetry - my_family -

Mum

by Anonymous
Poignant poem about son's changing relationship with his mother after she has a severe stroke
Tags: written - poetry - my_family - stroke - neurology - medicine and surgery -

Grandfather

by Jessica Green
Pencil portrait of student's grandfather, sensitive appraisal of his life -experience behind the surface image
Tags: visual - drawing - my_family - diabetes - endocrine - medicine and surgery -

Baby Houghton

by John Houghton
Prose about the birth of the author's brother.
Tags: written - prose - my_family - chest infection - obstetrics - rhcn -

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 -

The Nurse

by Rebecca Coleman
Prose about experience of a child caring for sick parents
Tags: written - prose - my_family -

Distance

by Richard Jones
Poem about the student's younger sister and concern about diminished bond.
Tags: written - poetry - my_family -