Poetica Press

Poetica Press


Poetica Press is the publisher of Materia Poetica: Homeopathy in Verse, Medica Poetica: Malady in Verse, and Botanica PoeticaHerbs in Verse. These unique volumes of poetry by Dr. Sylvia Seroussi Chatroux, MD describe homeopathic and herbal remedies as well as medical maladies.


Founded in 1998 by Dr. Sylvia Chatroux, Poetica Press is dedicated to publishing books that use verse to make sense of our world in new and unusual ways.


Materia Poetica: Homeopathy in Verse

Materia Poetica: Homeopathy in VerseMateria Poetica is a collection of 101 original poems on the most commonly prescribed remedies. This entertaining book is also a learning tool. Read more …

Medica Poetica: Malady in Verse

Medica Poetica: Malady in VerseThe second volume in the series is Medica Poetica. Published in spring 2002, it is a collection of 83 poems that depict diseases and other medical conditions. Read more …

Botanica Poetica: Herbs in Verse

Botanica Poetica: Herbs in VerseOur newest book is Botanica Poetica, published in fall 2004. It is a collection of 111 poems about herbal remedies. Read more …

Order Books

You may purchase copies of Botanica Poetica, Medica Poetica, and Materia Poetica directly from Poetica Press by calling 541.482.7047.

If you purchase the books directly from Poetica Press, the cost for each book is $20 plus shipping and handling (current Priority Flat Rate charges apply).

Contact Info

Poetica Press

75 Nursery Street | Ashland, OR 97520

Hersey Health Care | 541.482.7047 | 541.552.1009 (fax)

400 W. Hersey St., Suite 1 | Ashland, OR 97520 | Monday–Friday, 9:00 am–5:00 pm