|New concept||Appreciative the novelty of concept||
1A BROTHER: I like the cover, protection design and photos.|
9A BROTHER: It’s a great idea and effort.
15B SISTER: It is like a gift from the hospital.
15C BROTHER: As it is a new thing, it feels good.
15B SISTER: A new experience for me. I thank my sister (the ICU patient) that
because of her I could experience something like this.
1C BROTHER: I liked my brother’s photo.|
Others: Reminded me how he came back from the ‘mouth of death’
|A feeling of continuity||
3B SISTER: It had been printed like a magazine.|
Others: It is like a daily television serial, story unfolding.
For me it is a newspaper telling me of my loved one
A book about my brother!
|Exploring colours and creative writing material||
9B SISTER: Colored papers are attractive. Creative writing material|
9B SISTER: Colored photos are attractive.
9C SISTER: I have written in colored pen and paper like senior doctors and nurses.
28B Daughter: I have written about the coloured paper and colored pen to my father.
|Emotional Support||Unburdening Oneself||
1C SISTER: As I could express myself so I felt light.|
3B DAUGHTER: Before and during writing I cried. After entry I felt unburdened.
7A WIFE: I felt I could express my emotion and feelings directly in front of him.
8A SON: I have written everything emotionally and this helped me feel light /unburdened.
9B SISTER: I felt very happy and unburdened. But during writing I felt like crying.
16B BROTHER: Felt relieved and unburdened by writing in it.
|Express Deep Hopes and faith||
3B DAUGHTER: I wrote about father’s recovery and how I want father to get well soon.|
1B BROTHER: I just need him to be a good human and live a healthy life for his family.
7A WIFE: I wrote that he should get better because I want him to improve with everyone’s efforts.
7B BROTHER: I wrote encouraging words for my brother to get better.
18A DAUGHTER: Hope of mother’s recovery.
18A SON: I had written all my feelings about my mother; I want to be a good son of her.|
31A DAUGHTER: Felt shy to write. If I had written everything, I would have asked for her forgiveness
because I have many fights with mother, good or bad. When she was in ICU, I missed these times.