Streams of Consciousness is an online literary and visual art publication of the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA, USA. The journal is a collaborative project for students in the School of Medicine, Graduate School of Nursing, and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, as well as residents, faculty, patients and other members of the UMass Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center community, to channel their experiences through works of poetry, prose, and photography.
Current Issue: Volume 2, Issue 1 (2018)
We are pleased to announce that this issue of Streams of Consciousness includes the works of the top three prize winners of the 2018 Gerald F. Berlin Creative Writing Award at the University of Massachusetts Medical School: The Bracelet, by Laurel O’Connor (First Place); Humanity in the Bays, by Christine Motzkus (Second Place); and 4:44, by Shivkumar Bhadola (Third Place). We are proud to support the award, which encourages creative writing and reflection by health professionals in training.