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Feelings Lost in Rainfall

by Richard Pellatt
Poem about sensory dissonance
Tags: written - poetry - bone_deep -

Fire and Snow

by Anonymous
Poem about the uncomfortable death of the author's mother in hospital
Tags: written - poetry - bone_deep -

Happy Birthday Helen

by Tom Fox
Poem about death of author's sister
Tags: written - poetry - my_family - cancer (haematological) - oncology -

Her Sudden Angel

by Sarah Blaikley
A symbolic interpretation of accepting the loss of a loved one.
Tags: written - poetry - Out_of_our_heads - bowel cancer -

Homonymous Hemianopia

by Francis Campbell
Humorous poem about a patient who can only see half the toilet seat
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - stroke - neurology - medicine and surgery -

I am Like an Onion

by Grace Tompson
Poem about an elderly lady with depression haunted by her horrific childhood experiences in wartime Germany.
Tags: written - poetry - bone_deep - depression - psychiatry - psychiatry and ethics -

I Can Only Hope

by Amit Srivastava
Poem - a reflection on the desire to maintain essential life-values through time- 'that my heart does not grow cold...'
Tags: written - poetry - out_of_our_heads -

Im Abendrot (Eichendorff)

by Robert Weaver
Sensitive musings upon death and the elderly inspired by Strauss and the poet Eichendorff
Tags: written - poetry - Out_of_our_heads - care of the elderly - comp2 -

In The Shadows

by Anon
Poem about a girl with a skin condition hiding from daylight
Tags: written - poetry - under_the_skin - acne - dermatology - comp2 -

Irregular time off

by Khadija Sesay
This poem provides an insight into conflicting thoughts and emotions as a patient tries process a diagnosis which will impact on his life at all levels
Tags: written - poetry - does_it_have_to_be_like_this - heart disease - cardiology - medicine and surgery -