Poetry on Prescription

Poetry Pharmacy

  • Wellbeing
  • West Midlands
  • 18+

Consultations with Deborah are by appointment; they are free and sponsored by Arts Council England on the second Friday of the month, otherwise there is a £50 charge for a half hour consultation which includes a copy of The Emergency Poet – An Anti-stress Poetry Anthology, some appropriate ‘poemcetamol’ and some tea or coffee after your consultation.

If you can’t make it to Shropshire, then consultations are also available as an email exchange or by phone for £30; and for £45 you can receive a parcel in the post containing a copy of The Emergency Poet – an anti- stress poetry anthology edited by Deborah Alma (retail value £9.99), a bottle of appropriate ‘poemcetamol’ and a surprise gift with your prescription.

Contact Information


36 High Street
Bishops Castle


£0 - 50

“ ‘This was such a wonderful experience...very uplifting. Lovely to have poems handpicked by someone to meet one’s inspiration, requirements, personal needs etc and I love the prescription poem.’ ”

Myfanwy Fox

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