These three poems--"Ballad of the Match with Death," "Set Free at Zero Gravity," and "Transparenzgesselschaft"--are embodiments as well as examples of narrative medicine. The poems demonstrate not only a range of forms and styles, but also the purpose of narrative medicine: Witness, Testimony, and Story-Telling.



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