A forum to celebrate poetry inspired by holotropic ("moving toward wholeness") experiences.
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Opening Inward is a selection of metaphysical and mystical poems that offers an account of my inner experiences into the world of non-ordinary consciousness as revealed by the practice of Holotropic…Continue
Started by Laurane. Last reply by Laurane Jan 17, 2015.
Lost, cold, afraidNoises, screams, uncertaintyConstraint, pressure, can't breathe, suffocatingChoking, stinging, burning, saturated(What is this liquid that burns my body, will I ever get rid of…Continue
Started by Lynda Close (Smith). Last reply by Lynda Close (Smith) Jan 30, 2012.
NamelessNow, I lay me down,in a nest of torment.Untie my knotted fists,gnashing teethand twisted body. In this womb cave,lined with the thorns of neglect,Fear breedslike intravenous poison.Propelled…Continue
Started by Laurane. Last reply by Gulliver Maxwell Brodbeck Oct 29, 2011.
This poem was inspired by my HART Dance (breathwork) experience on Saturday, Dec. 20th. at the HART Center in Memphis. P2The Heart of DanceOut of the quiet rises a stirringA soft, subtle desire to…Continue
Started by Priscilla Parham. Last reply by Priscilla Parham Jul 15, 2011.
archangel swimming at sunsetso the dead can;'t see me riding suns wave into its bloody red orb shredding compulsion; obsession and all that makes me tremble and wait by her door …Continue
Started by michael Davidson. Last reply by Renn Butler Jul 14, 2011.
Hello self-enthusiasts and self-enlighteners. I am currently doing a research paper on the creative process that holotropic breathwork stimulates by affecting human psyche and opening up the eyes…Continue
Started by Christian Andrews. Last reply by Elisa Sawyer Apr 22, 2010.
The inspiration for "What's Inside You?" came from my own holotropic experiences over many years and from reading Stan Grof's The Cosmic Game.What's Inside You?On the highest mountain peak I found…Continue
Started by Renn Butler. Last reply by Elisa Sawyer Nov 14, 2009.
Shatter me into a million metaphors!Wrench me apart into a thousand different discriptionsof the sun, the wind, the air, the love, LIFE!Dip me into the deepest oceanthen shake me off, scatter me like…Continue
Started by helen jurd. Last reply by Elisa Sawyer Nov 10, 2009.