“Creative work can act not only as a means of escape from pain, but also as a way of structuring chaotic emotions and thoughts, numbing pain through abstraction and the rigors of disciplined thought, and creating a distance from the source of despair.”

Touched With Fire, Kay Redfield Jamison

Drama Club Founder & Executive Director, Josie Whittlesey, on the WSJ Live program, Lunch Break.

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