Poetess Jo Dowling, A Psychiatric Nurse Who Writes Poetry of The Dark Side

Posted: January 6, 2017 in Uncategorized

Great Article written by my friend Bonnie Jennings on another friend Jo Dowling.

Mimsi Flowers and Notions

It is with great pleasure that I introduce you to a fellow poetess who is also a psychiatric nurse, like myself.

in our writing

It is because the mind of a mental health nurse sees the world, reported by others, from a down to earth approach and also from a surreal sublime often bizarre experience,  that I’m thrilled with Jo Dowling’s poetry. In a way, because we are so down to earth, we are also somewhat of skeptics, realists and also expect the weird from the world, at the same time. We may write about “fairies” and fables, but under that fantasy is dirt truth… You must read between the lines that often have allegories, metaphors, parables and messages hidden in the gray areas of life, from that we express the unexplainable.

If you live and move in these areas, then  you too, understand the minds of…

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