INTIMA FALL 2017 | NON-FICTION
After | Melissa Cronin
Two sisters experience an irrevocable separation.
C18.9 Malignant Neoplasm of Colon, Unspecified | Rohini Harvey
A billing code. A diagnosis. An upturned world.
Doors, Walls, Barriers, and How We Break Them Down | Jake Drobner
Adult Emergency Services: A Bellevue hospital volunteer recounts a night on the ward that counted.
Fighting to Heal | Olaf Kroneman
A shared love of boxing brings a doctor and his patient to a greater understanding of illness and race.
Hanging Out with the Boys at General Hospital | Greg Stidham
A motley crew of three old men share a hospital room and jolly times.
Into the Arms of Strangers | Sara Lukinson
A community welcomes family members into the world of illness.
My Mudflats | Patricia Brenneman
An unusual metaphor adds to language to the struggle with illness.
No Pain No Gain | Anna Reid
A challenging workout pushes a patient to her edge.
Plague Season: A Memoir | Eileen Valinoti
Be transported back in time with imagery of the iron lung and strict conduct codes for nurses.
The Pull of Gravity | Janet Cincotta
One bacterium, two siblings, and two intertwining histories of healing.