healing power of art

Culture & Arts
While I don't have easy or complete answers, I work in an organization and field that is steadfast in the belief that the
Black Voices
Through painting, writing, poetry and music, the arts have provided me with an ability to express my feelings, thoughts, ideas and imagination in ways I am certain I would not have been able to in my life otherwise.
HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, we look at how art is far more than just something pretty to look at; it heals and empowers us.