"Skilcraft Visible Man Anatomy Kit, 1960"

"Lost in the anatomy of wonder, moments pass before I catch my mother’s smile while she pretends to dust her shelves..."

Richard Berlin, MD, shares his poem, "Skilcraft Visible Man Anatomy Kit, 1960," which was featured in the 2022 August issue of Psychiatric Times™.

Dr Berlin has been writing a poem about his experience of being a doctor every month for the past 24 years in Psychiatric Times™ in a column called “Poetry of the Times.” He is instructor in psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts. His latest book is Freud on My Couch.