Tag: personal essays

CFS: Essays, Research Articles, Editorials, Creative Writing (AJN)

American Journal of Nursing is seeking submissions for its Viewpoint column. Is there a health-related topic you feel strongly about? Is there something you want to challenge fellow nurses to think about? This column is your opportunity to do that. In about 650 words and in conversational style, your Viewpoint should grab the reader's attention in … Continue reading CFS: Essays, Research Articles, Editorials, Creative Writing (AJN)

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CFS: Hektoen Int’l (Medical humanities)

Hektoen International, founded in Fall 2008, is a journal that explores the interdisciplinary field of the medical humanities. It is published online by the Hektoen Institute of Medicine, a not-for-profit organization promoting medical research and education. The journal is named in honor of Doctor Ludvig Hektoen, a distinguished professor of pathology at the University of … Continue reading CFS: Hektoen Int’l (Medical humanities)

CFS Book Project: Becoming a Nurse

Creative Nonfiction is seeking essays by and about nurses for a new collection, Becoming a Nurse: Real Stories of Nurses, Their Lives and Their Patients. Most Americans will be hospitalized at some point in their lives, and nurses will be their most consistent point of contact with the health care establishment. While doctors have long … Continue reading CFS Book Project: Becoming a Nurse

CFS: Hospital Drive (Creative Writing)

HOSPITAL DRIVE, an online journal launched in the fall of 2006, encourages original creative work that examines themes of health, illness, and healing. Submissions are open to anyone, preferably those involved with providing, teaching, studying, or researching patient care. All submissions are reviewed by the editorial board. Poems, short fiction, personal essays, reviews, photography, and … Continue reading CFS: Hospital Drive (Creative Writing)

CFS: Nursing Ed Perspectives (Research & Creative Writing)

The National League for Nursing's Nursing Education Perspectives has a page called "EndNote" where it publishes poetry and very brief essays by nurses, about nursing and nursing education. For more information visit: https://www.nln.org/nlnjournal/generalinfo.htm . In addition, Nursing Education Perspectives is always eager for scholarly submissions for peer review. For more information or inquiries, contact Leslie … Continue reading CFS: Nursing Ed Perspectives (Research & Creative Writing)

CFS: “Narrative Matters” in Health Affairs

"Narrative Matters" is the peer-reviewed, personal-essay section of the policy journal Health Affairs. Begun in 1999, it publishes literary nonfiction—based on firsthand encounters—that carry a policy message. These “policy narratives” link a story or anecdote to the big picture. They relate a strong incident or anecdote that draws the reader in and puts the policy … Continue reading CFS: “Narrative Matters” in Health Affairs