Alternative Medicine by Rafael Campo

By Rafael Campo

In his 6th selection of poetry, the distinguished poet-physician Rafael Campo examines the primal courting among language, empathy, and therapeutic. As masterfully crafted as they're viscerally strong, those poems suggest voice itself as one of those healing medium. For all that almost all ails us, Alternative Medicine deals the balm of tune and the salve of the mind's eye: from the injuries of our obdurate adjustments of identification, to the ache of alienation in an international of unfeeling applied sciences, to the disgrace of the chronic injustices in our society, Campo's poetry screens a deep knowing of damage because the threat for therapeutic. Demonstrating an abiding religion in our survival, this gorgeous, heartfelt publication finally embraces the good range of our methods of figuring out and dreaming, of desiring and loving, and of residing and dying.

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