"Aphasia" is a poem written by author C.L.Shoemaker that examines the experiences and emotions of a stroke patient struggling with language recall and awareness. The poem touches on the reality of language control, miscommunication, stroke testing, ischemic strokes and speech language therapy.
Survive & Thrive: A Journal for Medical Humanities and Narrative as Medicine: Vol. 7:
1, Article 13.
Available at: https://repository.stcloudstate.edu/survive_thrive/vol7/iss1/13