Surgeon and department head Veronica has life perfectly ordered...until the arrival of a new Head of Trauma. Cassie is a brash ex-army surgeon, all action and sharp edges, not interested in rules or playing nice with icy Veronica. However when they’re forced to work together to uncover a scandal, things get a little heated in surprising ways. A lesbian romance about cutting to the heart of matters
A short story where David, a young man taken into hospital shortly after his fifteeth birthday. Everybody tells David things will be alright but there is something else going on. All is not as it seems as his mischievious moments lead to a conclusion that can affect us all.
"One morning at the barracks, as I was mounting my bicycle to go to the brigade headquarters to take some memos, I suddenly felt my head getting heavy and numbness all over me, and I could see myself falling off the top of a skyscraper."
A short story by Dado Staks. Illustrated by Rasim.Sahman.
Now nearing sevent, Gilly, a young orphan of the blitz in London is dying in a country town in Australia. She has never been known to speak and the only clue her adopted parents had was the photo of a girl and a name written on the back. Her old neighbor and friend returns to be with her and makes discoveries that makes you question the telepathy that is thought to perhaps exist between siblings
He wakes up from a hospital bed not knowing why he's there or what is wrong. The hospital is in complete ruins and abandoned. No patients. No workers. As he tries to find out what exactly happened to him and to the hospital, he must take action. Why is he the only one left? Is he the only person alive? Perhaps it's all a dream. One way or another he must find out and find out soon!
A young girl fighting a rare form of cancer. A mother who refuses to give up. The promise of a possible cure.
Christine can't remember a time when she wasn't sick, and she wants nothing more than to be normal like her friends. Her mother refuses to give up and does her best to keep her daughter's spirit up, even when her own are setting like the sun.