Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: topography

  • Scarred Topography

    Anne Herbert Poet’s statement: Writing is my therapy.  It allows me to express difficult feelings that I had growing up but could never put into words until now.  Many of these feelings are centered around the scars left from my cleft lip and palate.  Writing has helped me to stop ignoring these, and other scars,…