Posted by Ruth
on September 04, 2000 at 21:45:46:
In Reply to: Re: West Coast Poetry Magazine therapy posted by Lory on September 02, 2000 at 20:54:00:
: : : : I have just completed putting the Canadian "Dream Warriors" online within the new West Coast Poetry Magazine.
: : : : The poetry and paintings are done by individuals with Parkinson's disease. It may be of interest to many of you.
: : : : Check out www.alberni.net/poetry
: : : Greg,
: Thanks for the posting - the art would be better in person, I'm sure, but the poetry was quite "grabbing". Lory
: : : I just went to the website.I was quite upset. We just lost someone through Suicide on a website.The pain he shows gives us an insight to the horror he feels.The paintings are remarkable.
: : : Yes this is a good therapy for them.Not for us who are care givers.
: : : Blessings,
: : : Googy
: : Googy,
: : Perhaps not therapy for caregivers... but, in your word, insight, can only help to care in a more understanding way.
: : Thanks for viewing the site and responding.
: : Greg
I tried to go to the site today and there is a notice that the authors have decided to remove it from the Internet for now because they feel it my affect contributions to the Parkinson cause.