Nursing stories, books, poems, and more

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A brief look at nursing at the start of the NHS (UK) in 1948 and how it compares to 2016. Read More

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Riverside General Hospital, a place of harsh realities. On Ingram Ward, Staff Nurse John Hunter is a man on the edge. Unable to move on from the recent traumas in his life, pushed to the limit, and liking his job less and less, he makes a drugs error, and questions… Read More
A ONE LAGGED GIRL AND THE SKINNY KID IN A NURSING HOME IN 1959 Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing, leg, nuns

This is a short writing about the con's of having camera's in the urine collection area to watch patients via video surveillance while collecting a urine specimen. I discuss the negative outcomes, the effects on moral of the patient populous and the possible legal ramifications due to 4th amendment violations. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 03, 2015

Reads: 187

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With experience comes great advice. Having brothers is great. Even when little brothers don't want to be seen with their sister anymore... They offer great advice, protection, laughs and love that no one else could. My eldest brothers advice as I set off for uni was to play music... So… Read More
The First Year of Nursing: Nurse Nox: True stories and experiences of being a nurse. Will continually update if anyone is interested :P. Read More

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

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Dillon's life is confined by terminal illness and thinks love is a far off memory, when it happens upon him. He responds without thought, and a relationship is formed. They quickly fall for each other and he discloses his disease to surprising results. A nurse that Dillon had a crush… Read More
When you reach the age that your family sends you off to a place that's called a "home", you'd be surprised at the treatment of your loved one's. What you're paying for, what Medicare pays for. It's no wonder your loved one does everything they can to prove that they… 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

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Growing old is a part of life, everyone goes through it, but we forget that it's happening, and then resort to ask why hadn't anyone warned us? Read More

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The king and queen of the open road Read More

Poem / Other

March 09, 2014

Reads: 104

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Providing better care for the elderly poor Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2013

Reads: 92

Shelves: 1

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A BOY AND ONE LEGGED GIRL IN 1950S NURSING HOME Read More

Reads: 70

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Time crept in with tiny baby steps Read More

Tags: home, age, nursing

Reads: 377

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A NUN AND A GIRL IN A NURSING HOME IN 1950S Read More
A poem about the haunting despair of Alzheimer's disease. Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 1

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A ONE LEGGED GIRL AND A BOY AT ANURSING HOME BY THE SEA IN 1950S. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2013

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

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A ONE LEGGED GILR AND A BOY IN A NURSING HOME GO OUT IN THE RAIN IN 1950S SEASIDE TOWN. Read More

Tags: home, rain, girl, boy, nursing

Reads: 154

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An essay about how to be a caring nurse. (Opinion paper) Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 10, 2013

Reads: 46

Shelves: 1

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A BOY AND GIRL IN A CHILDREN'S NURSING HOME IN 1950S Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

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A ONE LEGGED GIRL AND A BOY IN A NURSING HOME IN THE 1950S Read More
This poem is about a doctor who witnesses the brutality inflicted on children on a daily basis in an Emergency Room. Read More

Reads: 138

Comments: 2

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A ONE LEGGED GIRL ON THE KIDDIES' SWING IN 1950S. Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing, swing

Reads: 149

Comments: 1

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My medical life had taking a downfall so I wrote about it. Read More
Being a new parent for the first time can bring many emotions, even if this is not your first child. Joy, excitement, wonder, mystery, worry, and many more emotions will seem to overwhelm parents. When it comes to feeding a newborn, some parents are simply unsure of the path they… Read More

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Comments: 1

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elderly people in a nursing home Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 22, 2012

Reads: 56

Shelves: 1

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A BOY AND GIRL AT A NURSING HOME IN 1958 Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing

Told in the first person, this is a short story about a gay American nurse and his Iranian boyfriend, Shapour. A workplace bully picks on Shapour because of his ancestry. Willing to stand up for justice, will he learn how to defend himself when the time comes? Read More

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

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A BOY AND ONE LEG GIRL IN 1959 IN A NURSING HOME Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing

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