Intima Fall 2016 | NON-FICTION
A Billion Heartbeats | Rod Tanchanco
The power of a pacemaker keeps the heart young.
Breath Sounds | Blake Gregory
A newly minted physician realizes that an early morning page can be an invitation to participate in another person’s story.
Changeling and the Baroness | Kaja Weeks
An experience from the past reminds a practitioner of her journey towards acceptance and compassion
Day 1 of Dying | Karen Dukess
When a countdown begins, the days bring forth an infinite number of memories.
Double Black Doors | Trev Morgavi
A rotation in psychiatry glimpses the reality of influencing patients
Visits to a therapist to cope with a physical diagnosis lead to healing of a different sort.
Reap What We Sow | Janice Anderson
A difficult birth helps a practitioner address tensions among the medical team and within herself.
This Story | Melissa Rosato
As dusk falls, a doctor and patient find a new path through the dark corridors of illness.
Tidepools | Jennifer Tsai
Opening the body during surgery opens unusual associations.
Two Minutes | Tim Cunningham
The meaning of the moment, minute, hour on the life and death of a young boy and his nurse.