• The Power of Play

    New Visions of Creativity

    Edited by Robert F. Lawson and Carol S. Lawson
    Chrysalis Reader #3

    The third edition of the Chrysalis reader takes fun quite seriously, with poems, fiction, and essays that illustrate the power of play. Read more

    Paperback, 160 pages


    Buy in Print

    Paperback $6.95

Description

The third edition of the Chrysalis reader takes fun quite seriously, with poems, fiction, and essays that illustrate the power that can come through relaxing, stretching our limits, and exploring innocence. The collection forms an important reminder that magical play is a primary impulse of human nature and that creativity can be the path to healing.

About the Author

Robert F. Lawson’s poetry has appeared in Three Rivers Poetry Journal, Salt Lick, Plum Review, Phoenix, Negative Capability, Lullwater Review, Kalliope, Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, and others. He recently retired from Maine Public Broadcasting as the major gifts and planned giving officer. A co-editor for the Chrysalis Reader and former editor for Simon & Schuster, Lawson does freelance editing and writing consultation.

 

Carol S. Lawson holds a master’s degree in literature from Bennington College. Her long and varied career in publishing has included managing a medical journal for Harper & Row, publications and press work for the US Public Health Service and the Environmental Protection Agency, and the executive editor position at the American Birding Association.

Reviews

“This elegantly designed work will remind even the most serious among us that play and creativity are indispensable…”

—NAPRA Review

Additional information

Author

Various

Editor

Format

ISBN

Length

Release Date

Series


Related products

© Copyright 2018 Swedenborg Foundation

powered by Everything theme