"The Not Dead"

"...the fresh cut grass a living carpet where all of us lay down and dream death will come to everyone except me."

Any Good Poem

Richard Berlin, MD, shares his poem "The Not Dead," which was featured in the July 2022 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.