"Tender Fences"

"...barriers that create space for healing placed close enough to hear everyone’s cries of longing and love..."

Any Good Poem

Richard Berlin, MD, shares his poem, "Tender Fences," which was published in the January 2022 issue of Psychiatric TimesTM.

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