Saturday, April 20, 2019

Browsing the "Medical and Hospitals" Category

A Dentist's Discovery

The Secret Doctors of NASA: A Dentist’s Discovery

  “The Secret Doctors of NASA” is a series of memoirs, diaries, and reports from actual doctors employed by an undisclosed arm of NASA between 1970 and 2001. These writings contain true accounts of the unusual and often highly-classified medical [...]

October 28, 2018 Artifacts and Objects, Conspiracies and Government, Medical and Hospitals, Science Fiction and Aliens, Space and Cosmic Horror
Rattle-Face Fever

Rattle-Face Fever

The new epidemic is already beyond its patient zero. Whether or not I am infected, I am confident that Mr. Bridestar will soon have me murdered. He will do this in order to keep the disease’s name unknown. I won’t [...]

October 27, 2018 Medical and Hospitals, Strange and Unexplained

Patient Files

This week, I was supposed to digitize all of Dr. Marnen’s patient files. I was feeling good about my progress when I saw it. A second filing cabinet, hiding behind the shelves, that I’d never noticed before. Sighing with fatigue, [...]

July 26, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Medical and Hospitals, Strange and Unexplained
The Boy in the Window

The Boy in the Window

She tried pulling herself back, but however hard she tried, however hard she pushed, she could not stop her feet dragging her towards the open window. She dug her heels into the wooden floor, feeling splinters coming off it as [...]

July 4, 2018 Beings and Entities, Children and Childhood, Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Ghosts and Spirits, Medical and Hospitals
The Sound of Silence

The Sound of Silence

  (TRIGGER WARNING: If you are sensitive to topics involving self-harm, please refrain from reading any further)   The road had been covered in a dense fog. Denise decided to rent a room for the night, seeing as she had [...]

July 2, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Medical and Hospitals

If I Only Had A Brain

“Alright, can you count backwards from 50 for me please?” The nurse asked sweetly. I nodded and opened my mouth. “50, 49, 48, 47…” I could barely remember finishing the numbers, as all I could suddenly see was darkness, as [...]

June 1, 2018 Body Horror, Dreams and Nightmares, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Medical and Hospitals
hospital hill

Hospital Hill

John sat with his grandmother on the balcony terrace overlooking West Bay Road and the lower Hampshire valley. The lush green fields from springtime were now singed-brown; the lack of rainwater that summer was turning the place into the Mojave [...]

May 1, 2018 Ghosts and Spirits, Locations and Sites, Medical and Hospitals
The Nurse in Black

The Nurse in Black

I am Andrea Lewis, and I am a nurse. This is my story, and how I came to care for my patient, Andrew. Andrew had always been different from the other children. His frail body and weak immune system were [...]

April 21, 2018 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Medical and Hospitals

My Wife Won’t Stop Sleep Talking

My wife and I moved into our new apartment just a few months ago. Before this, we lived in a large cottage overlooking a beautiful lake. It was my wife’s dream home for the three years we lived there. We [...]

October 24, 2017 Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Medical and Hospitals

Out of Hell

Home again after a difficult but very rewarding day of convincing people not to give up on the gift of life. Richard Burner often had to deal with pretty stubborn suicidal people, but so far he had always been able [...]

May 22, 2017 Deaths, Murders, and Disappearances, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Medical and Hospitals, Strange and Unexplained