Creative Corner

Artistic works by psychiatrists, most notably the Poetry of the Times column by Dr Richard Berlin and creative endeavors by others.


That’s how he’d like to go, he tells me, not by this slow seeding of liver and spine, not with all the tears and long good-byes.

The Big Bad Wolf and Wicked Witch liked to creak the stairs by her bedroom door and wake her from dreams calling, “Daddy!”

Richard Berlin, MD

On the cracked macadam court in the shadow of The Castle on the Hill, below fake gun turrets built with bricks...

I’m driving home from the ER, not ready for sleep, eaten up by memories of my mistakes...

Featuring this year in Rorschach tests at Psychiatric Times.

In light of seemingly happy shoppers and holiday images all around us, what comes to mind when when you see this image?

We’ve been meeting since his PSA spiked and he decided on surgery. Radiation finished, nerves nicked by the robot...


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