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Second Honeymoon by Mark Souza
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Jack Duncan finds out his wife changed the terms of her life insurance policy, he’s not a happy man. Instead of a cash payout, he gets a clone. His wife is back and all his planning has gone for naught.
Stories from the Psych Ward: Eva's Story by Robert Bowker
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This short story is a fictional account inspired by real people encountered by the author during his own stay in the mental health ward. Eva's Story portrays a woman suffering from clinical depression, and some of the choices she and her husband must face--and the consequences they must live with.
Anatomy of a Dream by Eric Michael Schultz
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-year medical student finds his dissections haunted by images of his past, as he tries to discover his dream of becoming a physician in the Land of the Living Bible
The Shackles of Cause by Nathan Goater
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Cause and effect. One follows the other. One always follows the other. But what if you could break that link and live a life of no consequences? What would you do with that power?
Golgotha by Saul Tanpepper
Series: S.W. Tanpepper's GAMELAND · A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A geneticist creates an experimental antidote against a synthetic military virus for reanimating the dead. Hoping to avert a global human disaster, he tests it on himself, first administering the zombie virus and allowing the infection to run its course. A series of dramatic voice recordings leaves witnesses little doubt of the experiment's spectacular—and horrific—outcome. (Prequel to GAMELAND)
Spermjackers by Jamie McNabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(Short Story) Reproductive rights? A concept to cherish, but when a devastating plague sterilizes all but a handful of the men in the solar system, such noble sentiments fly out the airlock. True, the resulting chaos brings untold opportunities, but for Mr. Aiken, a fertile junior officer aboard the freighter Wedding Vows, the choices boil down to slavery or, well, another kind of slavery.
Heather and Sandy - A Human-Animal Bond Story by Dean Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book tells the story about the close friendship of Heather and Sandy, a girl and her dog. The Human-Animal Bond is shown and how we have a mutually beneficial relationship with animals. It also shows how differently animals are viewed between the human medical side and the veterinary side when it comes to illness.
Maniai Case File 1: The Girl And The Blood Slide by George Saoulidis
Series: Maniai Case Files, Book 1 · The God Complex Universe. Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until Jan. 29, 2020!) Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
What If There's a Pattern to the Madness? More and more people are reported being obsessed with unusual tasks and tested positive for rabies. But when an investigator finds a pattern to the madness and tries to tell people, will anyone listen? Do you want to know what’s next for the inexperienced investigator? Do you wanna meet the crazies?
The Disease by Douglas T. Vale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A sickly high school student catches a strange disease that makes him healthier. He just wants to live his life and benefit from the lucky coincidence. But others have different plans for him. Don't miss this science fiction short story.
A Surgeon With Big Ears by Jorge O. Just
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“A Surgeon with Big Ears” describes the turmoil caused by Ross Steingard, an oversexed surgical resident on his cardiac surgery rotation at a big city hospital. His constant hitting on the operating room nurses and other disruptive behavior brings about a surprising revenge.
Blood In The Stool by Esther Chen
Series: The Society Files. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Rachel Tan is a young and soon to be successful administrative assistant. Mary Lee is sixty and moving on with one foot in the grave and the other in the oven. The only thing that ties them together is a single word. Cancer. As they battle life and the diagnosis, the two women experience uncertainty, anger, sadness and pain. How do they combat the vagaries of Life and handle their loved ones?
Natural Justice by John Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Dirty dealings in a country hospital lead to an unexpectedly natural punishment for the perpetrator. One in a series of ten short stories in the compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
HOMO INVITUS, Memoirs of a Genie by Ngong Margretson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Inspirational
HIV WITH A PEN AND A PAPER. A BOOK WRITTEN BY HIV!! Earth under a virile siege; twenty five million dead, forty million lined up for the guillotine! No stone left unturned, still no breakthrough. Suddenly, the culprit owns up in an imploding dramatic autobiography. Alas, a solution from the horse’s mouth. Billions, who know their future depends on these pages, pore over the literary Holy Grail
Make My Joy Complete by Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
Mercy by Flavia Idà
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 1 review)
How far would you go to heal someone’s pain? After years of watching innocent people suffer, a psychiatric nurse makes it her mission to help the most hopeless of her patients — in a way no one will ever suspect.
Miscellany: Where is Home and Other Stories by Winfreda Donald
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of seven spare tales, while some of the stories feature flashes from other dimensions, they are all about families. Daughters, mothers, husbands, children, babies – coping with challenges at different life stages. Might you have done things differently?
Spectrum by Aidan J. Reid
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
The human brain decodes only 0.0035% of the entire electromagnetic spectrum. A tiny fraction which our eyes recognise as 'visible light'. BioLuminary Enterprises conduct early clinical trials and breakthrough medical research for pharmaceutical companies. Pushing the boundaries of science, they have developed a controversial study and are actively seeking volunteers. As far as the eye can see.