I Would Like

I would like to have things
to draw on my strengths –
Coping mechanisms for the future,
when I’m faced with challenges:
To use my inner strength;
To be reminded that I can do it –
That I am not diminished.


This poem was written by LK, as part of our Talking Journeys project


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We love to include some of your own reflections in future posts and in our monthly print edition ‘Elevate your mood’ or quarterly printed tabloid ‘Take the time’. Why not write a few lines, try a poem or send us picture on the general theme of spring or new beginnings? Email to ArtCare or send to ArtCare, Block 29, Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury SP2 8BJ.