Articles

♦ ‘Fiction and poetry are doses, medicines.  What they heal is the rupture reality makes on the imagination.’ from Why be happy when you can be normal? by Jeanette Winterson - Bethany Rivers discusses poetry therapy here poetry healing Bare Fiction

♦ Christine Hollywood, Chair of Lapidus, discusses following the metaphors of life in her latest article for the National Association for Writers in Education (NAWE) magazine: Follow the Metaphor

♦ Victoria Field, Treasurer of Lapidus, discusses poetry in her latest article for the National Association for Writers in Education (NAWE) magazine: Poetry and Therapy

Here you can view sample articles from different issues of Lapidus Journal 2010-2013. Lapidus Membership gives you access to the full archive as well as 3 issues per year for only £30 Individual Membership or £150 Organisational Membership (JOIN LAPIDUS button top right of your screen)

ARTICLES

TITLE AUTHOR
Writing What Can't be Mended Philip Gross
International Conference of Culture, Health and Wellbeing

Nikki Bennett & Barbara Bloomfield

A Precious Space Working in Libraries Rob Henley
Life is Like a Waiting Game - working with asylum seekers Miriam Halahmy
Why Research? Kate Evans
BOOK REVIEWER
Connecting with Kids Through Stories by Denise B Lacher, Todd Nichols, Melissa Nichols and Joanne C May Amanda Alston
Poetry and Story Therapy - The Healing Power of Creative Expression by Geri Giebel Chavis Cathy Wilson
Therapeutic Journal Writing: An Introduction for Professionals by Kate Thompson Dawn McHale