Making Headlines

I’m so honored and thrilled to see my latest Huffington Post articles hit dental news! Now that’s a great Friday feeling ūü§ó

You can find tips for making toothbrushing fun for the family by CLICKING HERE, and you can find the video HERE.

You can find tips to manage dental anxiety by CLICKING HERE, and you can find the video HERE.

Happy reading and healthy smiling this beautiful Friday!

© 2017 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

An Open Letter To You, My Patients

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I can’t remember.  The silence

that came before your whispers in the hospital halls.  How

many arteries per hour

my blood surged, sitting

beside a patient without knowing.

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to read more of An Open Letter to You, My Patients

Thank you to the Doctors Who Create team for creating such a wonderful platform for clinical humanities, and thank you for the gift of an opportunity to learn.  Be sure to explore the rest of the wonderful pieces on Doctors Who Create before clicking away!

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Poetry On My Mind

Though dental school has kept me busy, I forever have poetry on my mind.  Every developmental groove on a molar and lingual pit on an incisor excites a verse in my thoughts, and I am excited to announce the publication of three poems on Wildflower Muse.

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CLICK HERE to read “Like a Dream.”

She could stand there for
hours just watching. Days, even years
could go by. But she would still
return
just to see […]

CLICK HERE to read “Coming of Layers.”

If you had any sense
you would
know where you are, dripping
in the thickness of modge podge.

And CLICK HERE to read “I didn’t think Katrina [ed. 1]

I found myself lopsided on Longwood Avenue today ‚Äď
one breast sinking
down farther than the other.

Thank you to Wildflower Muse for publishing these pieces. ¬†Be sure to explore all of the amazing work on the site while you are there. ¬†As for me, it’s time to explore odontogenic tumors and cysts!

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

I Didn’t Think Katrina

Issue 6 Has Arrived!

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And I am honored to be included as a poet alongside such great talents.  Thank you to the fabulous team at Ink In Thirds for selecting my piece and crafting such an inspiring publication.

CLICK HERE to pick up your own copy of Ink In Thirds Magazine, and be sure to turn to page 23 to read “I Didn’t Think Katrina.”

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Issue 5 is Live!

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Corvus Review Issue 5 is now live!  And on page 75, you can find my medical school-inspired short story!!!

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to read more of my first short story ever written, ever published, and check out all the other amazing work found in the pages of this summer issue of Corvus Review.  Thank you to the amazing editorial staff at Corvus Review for including this piece; I am truly honored, and THANK YOU to my amazing readers for supporting my work with the gift of your time.

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Illiterate to Equality

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I hear there are one million
twenty-five thousand, one
hundred nine point eight
words in the English Language ‚Äď
as of 2014 ‚Äď and I
wonder, have I heard them
all. I fear . . .

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to read more of “Illiterate to Equality,” published this week at The Starving Artist. ¬†Thank you to The Starving Artist’s editorial team, and be sure to look around the online journal while you are there for some more great reads!

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Coming of Layers

Happy 4th of July!

Let’s celebrate with some poetry! Check out Issue 3 of WOLVES for some great stories and poems, and be sure to look out for my poem, “Coming of Layers,” in this issue. Thank you to everyone at WOLVES Magazine for giving this piece a home!

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to read “Coming of Layers,” inspired by ‚ÄúMetamorphosis 2‚ÄĚ by Thomas Terceira.

© 2016 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.