Tags » Sickness

Turning

I always loved meeting them.
The people who came through our door, seeking help. I always loved meeting them.
Their lives began to weave into mine, and soon I knew their struggles, their paths. 738 more words

Broken

Broken:
the deep, pitted feeling;
the sickness that follows
the carpet snatched from under
the hollow, dreamless eyes
the sharp shudder from thoughts
the ache,
a new companion.

© jadedmess 2014

Poetry

Attack of the RhinoWarriors: How Our Immune System Fights

Cast of players for this little science story:

King Imsy: Immune System

Sir Macrowain: Macrophage Cell

Sir Lantrophils: Neutrophil Cell

Sir Denahad: Dendritic Cell

 Attack of the RhinoWarriors… 750 more words

Colds

What Its Really Like To Be Chronically Ill

By Lauren Anne

Society’s recent obsession with cancer stories and movies like The Fault in Our Stars made me realize that the average person doesn’t know what it’s really like to be sick. 674 more words

Health

When work is the escape...

I have never been more thankful that I gave up teaching than I am today. If I were a teacher, I would not be heading to work. 564 more words

The Plague House

Or: Children are little petri dishes of disease.

I know that those of you with little ones will be able to commiserate when I whine… 307 more words

Babies

Black Svan searching for local support band!

Irish metal band Black Svan, whose frontman can be seen on the front page of this blog, is searching for a band to open for them in Drogheda. 132 more words

Hard Rock