Navigation Links
Journey into the Dark Recesses of the Subconscious Mind
Date:2/27/2009

"Dark Currents" shares poetry author's two-year period of severe depression

BROOKLYN, N.Y., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- During a two-year time period, author Arthur F. Temple kept a journal, in which the basic underlying quality of his life on all levels had become intolerable, and the result is this fascinating book of poetry, "Dark Currents" (published by iUniverse).

In nearly 100 poems, Temple shares his heartfelt feelings of extremely difficult times in his life, from an abusive childhood, being laid off from his job, having his friendships and marriage severely strained, followed by a time period of great physical suffering. The physical suffering was the result of multiple serious health issues. Due to his deteriorating health, he was "holed up" in an apartment for nearly the entire two years with the exception of hospital room visits and subsequent visits to several specialists.

A friend suggested that writing might help him through his depression and even be cathartic for him. With most of the selections written in prose poetry, Temple's thoughts are divided into four chapters: Memories, Proverbs, Society and Abyss.

"Memories" deals with abhorrent childhood and young adult memories. "Proverbs" is the result of his daily observations since childhood. "Society" reflects on his thoughts of daily current events. "Abyss" was written at the height of his depression and moments when he was not even lucid.

As in "Responsibility" from the "Proverbs" chapter:

It is easier for mankind to deny truth to shed itself from responsibility.

What would transpire if the listless masses woke from their slumber?

Temple is also an artist, as each piece of poetry comes with an abstract piece of art related to the subject matter.

About the Author

'/>"/>
SOURCE iUniverse
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Longer ambulance journeys boost death risk for seriously ill patients
2. UF researchers track genetic journey of HIV from birth to death
3. Innovative Amerathon Club Website Virtual Journey to Good Health
4. Cross-Country Walker to Finish His Journey for Cancer Research
5. The Ultimate Stress Reliever, SpaCapsule(R), the Capsule that Takes You on a Rejuvenating Journey to the Spa, Retains TransMedia Group for Soothing PR
6. Johnson & Johnson and NBC Olympics Partner to Share the Stories of U.S. Olympic Hopefuls and Their Journeys to Beijing With The Family Room
7. California Eye Surgeons Journey to Vietnam to Perform Sight-Saving Surgery
8. African Journey of a Lifetime With Alicia Keys! - Documentary Follows Keep a Child Alives Outreach to Communities Affected With HIV/AIDS
9. Journey Lite of Thousand Oaks Announces Special Spring Price Discount In Response to Effects of Softening Economy on Patients Pocketbooks
10. When a Mind Begins to Disappear: A Young Familys Journey to the Dark Side
11. 55-Year-Old Grandmother to Document Journey of Running Seven Marathons on Seven Continents on Run7on7.com
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/31/2014)... Beach, Florida (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 ... or, the “Company”) today announced it has signed a ... Canada-based companies in the urban cultivation sector - Urban ... (BC Northern Lights”), and W3 Metal Inc. (“W3 Metal” ... the “Target Companies”). Pursuant to the LOI and ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... October 31, 2014 Florida Air ... and girls in grades 6-12, is taking the ... sports injuries and concussions, becoming the first high ... ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing) computerized ... NFL Player' lawsuit grabs the headlines, and the ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... NY (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 In an ... York patients, Dr. Majid Jamali announced he will soon offer ... practice by the end of November. , To build ... Maxillofacial Surgery of New York has become known for, Dr. ... boasts degrees from such top learning institutions as UCLA, Stanford ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... 2014 Phoenix dentist , Dr. Christy, ... November. Whether patients simply need routine care or have a ... than now to get that necessary care. The right dental ... routine and even essential treatments due to financial concerns. Throughout ... on any treatments offered by the team at Christy Dental ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... newly arrived flip in hair extensions are unlike ... around people’s heads with a transparent miracle wire undetectable under ... with adjustable loops, which are improved over the basic original ... adjust the wire to best fit the size of their ... of flip ins, they simply need to adjust the wire ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Urban Hydroponics Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Merge with Canadian Hydroponics Companies 2Health News:Urban Hydroponics Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Merge with Canadian Hydroponics Companies 3Health News:Urban Hydroponics Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Merge with Canadian Hydroponics Companies 4Health News:Urban Hydroponics Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Merge with Canadian Hydroponics Companies 5Health News:Florida Air Academy Tackling Concussions Head-On 2Health News:Florida Air Academy Tackling Concussions Head-On 3Health News:Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery of New York Adds Orthodontic Patient Services 2Health News:Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery of New York Adds Orthodontic Patient Services 3Health News:Phoenix Dentist, Dr. Christy, is Now Offering Ten Percent Off On All Dental Treatments for the Month of November 2Health News:UniWigs Unveiles New Generation of Flip In Hair Extensions 2
... ... was nothing they could do," Geraldine Perrotte said of her pancreatic cancer. But the ... led her to the Illinois Center for Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Diseases at Northwest Community Hospital ... life. , ...
... Researchers have found that polytherapy with multiple anti-epileptic drugs ... monotherapy for patients with refractory epilepsy. This observational ... in causing adverse effects, but suggests that individual susceptibility, ... patients suffer adverse effects. Results of this study ...
... RICHLAND, Wash. Jerry Posakony, scientist at the Department ... by the American Association of Engineering Societies for his ... ultrasound and nondestructive evaluation technologies. AAES has awarded ... memorial to the engineer and 15th president of the ...
... typical addiction criteria, study found , MONDAY, April 19 ... According to new research, the answer is "yes," with ... lamps meeting standard criteria for addiction, while also reporting ... And if this really is the case, addiction treatments ...
... TXStudents, perceptions of their overall experience on campus may ... research has also found a solid relationship between undergraduates, ... quality of life. Are campus green spaces as important ... new study investigating this question revealed some interesting insights. ...
... men who don,t need treatment , MONDAY, April 19 ... prostate cancer test can help improve predictions about which ... The basic test measures blood levels of prostate-specific androgen ... the standard PSA test cannot distinguish between cancers that ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Given No Chance to Survive with Pancreatic Cancer, Chicago Woman Finds New Life at Northwest Community Hospital 2Health News:Given No Chance to Survive with Pancreatic Cancer, Chicago Woman Finds New Life at Northwest Community Hospital 3Health News:Adverse drug effects in epileptic patients not correlated with number of prescribed medications 2Health News:Tanning Bed Use Might Become Addictive 2Health News:Tanning Bed Use Might Become Addictive 3Health News:Campus green space more important for undergrads 2Health News:New Test May Predict Prostate Cancer's Aggressiveness 2Health News:New Test May Predict Prostate Cancer's Aggressiveness 3
(Date:10/31/2014)... , Oct. 30, 2014 Electronic ... electronic transmission of prescription related information between ... system allows a physician and nurse practitioner ... a medication error occurs during pharmacy operations. ... applications. It provides complete medical lists, conducts ...
(Date:10/31/2014)... CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 31, 2014  AbbVie (NYSE: ... for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. ... strong performance of our business with double-digit growth ... underlying business grew nearly 14 percent in the ... and chief executive officer, AbbVie.  "We exceeded our ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... Stryker Orthopaedics, the Official Joint Replacement Products ... out its debut year of the relationship at the ... This marks the eleventh tournament stop along ... brand has activated on-site with the "Stryker Mobility Zone" ... the importance of joint health.  The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:E-Prescribing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019 2AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 7AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 8AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 9AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 10AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 11AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 12AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 13AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 14AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 15AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 16AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 17AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 18AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 19AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 20AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 21AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 22AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 23AbbVie Reports Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results 24Stryker Mobility Zone Makes Final Stop Of 2014 At Charles Schwab Cup Championship 2Stryker Mobility Zone Makes Final Stop Of 2014 At Charles Schwab Cup Championship 3Stryker Mobility Zone Makes Final Stop Of 2014 At Charles Schwab Cup Championship 4
... K-V Pharmaceutical Company (NYSE:  KVa/KVb) (the "Company") today announced that ... U.S. Healthcare II, L.L.C. (together the "Lenders") that grant Lenders ... Company,s Class A Common Stock, par value $.01 per share ... second warrant to Lenders that grants Lenders the right to ...
... /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: ... diagnostic ("IVD") company, today announced its unaudited financial results ... ("2Q FY2010"). 2Q FY20 10 ... increased by 21.5% year-over-year to RMB201.8 million (US$30.2 million). ...
Cached Medicine Technology:K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 2K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 3K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 4K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 5K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 6K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 7K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 8K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 9K-V Pharmaceutical Company Announces Reliance on Financial Distress Exception to NYSE's Shareholder Approval Policy 10China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 2China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 3China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 4China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 5China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 6China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 7China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 8China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 9China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 10China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 11China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 12China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 13China Medical Technologies Reports Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results 14
... Basic ergonomic chairs with concave seats ... • Select options like seats, backrests, ... BTT/1P chairs are recommended for the ... room, static control, health care and ...
... concave seats and large backrests with ... seats, backrests, armrests, and casters and ... for top performance in a variety ... clean room, static control, health care ...
... ergonomic chairs with concave seats and ... Select options like seats, backrests, armrests, ... the BE Series for top performance ... industry, education, laboratory, clean room, static ...
... chairs with concave seats and large ... options like seats, backrests, armrests, and ... BE Series for top performance in ... education, laboratory, clean room, static control, ...
Medicine Products: