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I have searched among the blue irises
for the faintest shadows of him only to find
nothing. Nothing but a mannequin,
shrouded in little shreds of dandelion — 129 more words




from the album “Paper Canyon” (2009)


Murder At St. Lucas Hospital 9

Jeff had been so discouraged to find out that Veronica was in a relationship. He did not know what to do. It was his belief that he would never have to compete with another man over a woman but this time, he was giving it a thought. 2,578 more words


Scientists Develop Biodegradable Parts to Fix Fractures

Scientists at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering are developing biodegradable materials that will help fix broken bones. While some breaks can be repaired with a simple plaster cast, complicated fractures may require metal screws, pins, rods or plates to hold the bone in place. 84 more words


Who needs a medical degree? #1: A woman with a broken collarbone but no clinical training won the Davinci Award for Medical Breakthrough

It is heartening, in this age of formalized education and regulation, to discover that anyone with a spark of curiosity and the will to follow through can come up with something that improves people’s lives and changes the way medicine is practised.  836 more words



Everyone who knows me personally knows that I suffer from a plethora of mental problems. I have learned to cope with them, and they have become part of me, like a family living inside my head. 422 more words