Born in the USA, Larry Butler attended art schools in Paris and Oxford, and has lived in Glasgow since 1981. He co-founded the Poetry Healing Project and Survivors' Poetry Scotland. He has worked in London as Director of PlaySpace Trust, Matchbox Theatre, co-director Drama Therapy Centre, and is now convenor for Lapidus Scotland (creative words for health & well-being). He teaches tai-chi and facilitates writing groups at the Maggie Cancer Care Centre.
Let me tell you how words sometimes don't matter as when gestures connect need with need then giving is receiving receiving giving it's all about change – how blank faces light up when you get what you want without asking