If a line or phrase resonates with you,
we invite you to use it as a starting point to create your own poem.
We welcome you to share your poem with the IPM community here.
This poem was included in IPM's June 2023 Newsletter.
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John Fox is a poet and author of Finding What You Didn't Lose: Expressing Your Truth and Creativity through Poem-Making and Poetic Medicine: The Healing Art of Poem-Making (1997). His work was featured in the PBS documentary film, Healing Words: Poetry & Medicine (2008).