Posted on 01/27/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Words can hurt, but they can also heal.

That’s why poet Deborah Alma is opening a “poetry pharmacy” in a small town in Shropshire, England.

According to the Guardian, this is no big leap for Alma, who’s been known for the past six years as the “Emergency Poet” while prescribing poems as cures from a vintage ambulance.

Don’t expect any cure-alls from Alma, who plans to treat each patient with a different poem, based on his or her need.

Read more about Alma and her new venture in the Guardian.

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