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Brittney writes a letter to an old nursing colleague recounting her trip after leaving her nursing job and embarking on a cross country journey to find herself Read More

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Comments: 2

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song lyric about beloved Civil War figure, Annie Ethridge Read More
Oliver and Naomi are forced to move Colton to a remote location after a P.I. begins poking around about his whereabouts, Charlie and Nancy endeavor to get the nurses' union on their side in a move against Caldwell, and Stephanie and Andy attend an ill-advised "going away" party for Andy. Read More
Sometimes those in some of the most important positions go seemingly unnoticed until tough times. But these heroes work to protect us each and every day, whether they be doctors, nurses and emts caring for the sick, police officers keeping people safe from crime or firefighters helping people trapped to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2016

Tags: woman, nurses, madness

(My first attempt at humour) Gwen, Angie and Jenna break a gift that belongs to a doctor. Not wanting to get in trouble, they try to come up with a solution... Read More

Book / Horror

October 19, 2015

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Comments: 7

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Ravenport~the home for the criminally and mentally insane. Some say it might be haunted. Others know the truth. This is the story of Ravenport, when it was alive and well. Where the only thing haunting this building were the people that already lived there. It will tease you. It will… Read More
A middle-aged man makes an effort to lighten the load of illness. Read More

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Comments: 4

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Jorda, a young medic, is further away from home than she could ever have previously imagined, caught in a distant war on another world. Meeting Emma, a Carair woman , changes her perspective and fate forever Read More
Dillon gave up on hope, with life with love, with everything, having AIDS. But just when he surrendered and tried to hide in books, a slippery chance at love fell into his path. then as that blossomed quickly a crush came back and after nearly two decades of celibacy, he,… Read More

Poem / Other

May 28, 2014

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Comments: 1

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Waking in a hospital Read More
In 1899, as a young English woman of 20, Charlotte Carter finds herself in love with a soldier who is sent over to fight in the second Boer War. Desperate not to lose him she secures a job as a nurse in one of the camps. She has been sheltered… Read More

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Comments: 1

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A man gets seriously injured at work and is in the hospital. While there, his girlfriend is MIA then shows up sporadically and has a poor attitude. The man is flirting with an attractive nurses assistant but nothing ever comes of it but he never gets a chance to say… Read More

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Comments: 2

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Kitty Mason was only fifteen years old when she found out that she was pregnant. Ashamed but unwilling to ruin her reputation, she gets a back-alley, illegal (at the time) abortion. This is set in the 1920s. This is an entry for the Five Sentence Contest. The two words I… Read More
This is a poem that was done for a class assignment. It was supposed to be a P.O.V assignment about something that happened to someone else. Again, Viewer Discretion Is Advised. Read More
An expatriate oil-rigger in Cairo recounts a poignant experience from Sudan. First published in Ascent Aspirations magazine in 2001. Photo by Steve Evans Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

January 25, 2013

Reads: 736

Comments: 13

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Maya was a fighter. Battling cancer for almost three years, she refused to succumb to the disease. But then about a month before Valentine's Day, she is admitted back into the ICU. With all dreams of going to her school's Sweetheart Dance lost, she meets Cameron, another cancer in-patient. The… Read More
Breaking The Light Two goes more into depth about what happened to Blake, how Cloe is handling things, and what's going on with Tom. It also explains how Dr. Wilton came to die. I hope you enjoy, and continue to like the Breaking The Light series! Read More
In the future, the govt doesn't have enough soldiers for the army so they conduct an experiment using kids as soldiers. The experiment worked. Kat's dad was part of the experiment and her bigger brother joins the army as well. So when her brother dies in war, she gets drafted… Read More
Silence is the night until the day is forlorn. Read More

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Comments: 1

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In GROWING WISHBONES, two separate journeys of self-discovery cross paths through a web of lies and secrets. Jodi Keane is a happy young girl being raised by a single mother who works as a nurse to support them. The only father figure Jodi has ever known is her mother’s gay… Read More
Stories of a crazed institute, filled with demons, trolls, vampires, witches, clowns, psychos, ghosts, and a human or two. Read More

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Comments: 1

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An old ladys experience of the care given by the nurses in her darkest hour. Read More
Evelyn has been in an accident and everyone was worried that she got hurt so badly .... Read More
A girl is diagnosed with cancer when she is 11 years old. Her parents abandon her as soon as they find out, and then five years later, when shes not sure she will make it, they jump back into her life. She finds out many surprises, and goes through many,… Read More

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