If You Ask Me My Name (Podcast)

Aug 22, 2012

Listen to Richard Berlin, MD, recite one of his poems.

If You Ask Me My Name

I will say healer, priest,
turner of textbook pages,
searcher, listener, arrogant crow
costumed in white, reflecting moon.
My name is scared and foolish
and sometimes too tired to care.
I am death's reluctant lover,
a child's guide, mother, father,
hero and fool,
and if you like it simple,
doctor will do.

For more on this poem, click here.

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