Sunday, July 24, 2011

Thought for the Day

. . . This moment of surprising yourself with your own words
[. . .] is at the heart of poetry as healer. 

Surprise is a kind of revelation, 
resurrection and rebirth — a creative, joyful,
luminous, physical experience of being disinterred from limitation.*
~ John Fox, Poetry Therapist

Creative "Righting" Center (Brooklyn, New York)

The National Association for Poetry Therapy (Port Washington, New York)


Anonymous said...

sounds like God working in the words to me.

S. Etole said...

perhaps that is why it can be so difficult to write ...