Brought this in for a friend.
Can’t carry it in the bookstore.
Language issues, among other things,
the kind you hear in hospital corridors
and church parking lots
or wherever else
I find people leaking
Alternative Medicine by “celebrated physician-poet” Rafael Campo.
His sixth collection of poetry.
Examining the primal relationship between language, empathy
the balm of song
the salve of imagination.
Good medicine. Hard medicine.
Who would have thought:
Poetry can hurt and heal at the same time.