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The Spontaneously Creative Mode: Poets & Therapists, Again

The Ruth Stone House Podcast
The Ruth Stone House Podcast
The Spontaneously Creative Mode: Poets & Therapists, Again
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“It is in playing and only in playing that the individual child or adult is able to be creative and to use the whole personality, and it is only in being creative that the individual discovers the self.”

― Donald Woods Winnicott, Playing and Reality

Bianca Stone & Leanne Ruell talk with the psychotherapist James Barnes about the relational therapy, divisions of mind & body, language and experience, the mysterious divide between people and how to make reality. Just the easy stuff for this podcast.

Again, here is a complex and undefinable investigation that is ongoing….we’re in the midst of figuring out what it means to communicate, how we do it together, in a poem, in therapy, and with the world we make around us.

More about James Barnes

Donald Woods Winnicott

Poem, “Registration of Names,” by Franz Wright from Walking to Martha’s Vineyard