According to Muses and Young, poetry "worthy of the name" may "alter states of consciousness...," (i.e. facilitate [[Connection] and perhaps a Connection Experience. 
Connection Technique > Affirmation, Autogenic Training, Biofeedback, Bornless Ritual, Breathing, Caloric Reduction, Cocooning, Connection Affirmation, Connection Visualization, Dance, Deprivation, Detachment, Dhikr, Drumming, Fasting, Flow Control, Flow Purification, Graduation Invocation, Holotropic Breathwork, Hypnotism, Hypoventilation, Intent, Intent to Connect, Japam, Mantra, Meditation, Mindfulness, Mysticism of the Historical Event, Poetry, Power Quest, Receptive Seeking, Relaxation, Sensory Deprivation, Spirit Canoe, The Method of the Lamp, The Way of the Hollow Bone, Thought Control, Vajra Breath, Vision Quest, Visualization, Writing, Zazen
Poems written by one in a state of connection may induce/facilitate a connection in another.
- ↑ Muses, Charles, and Arthur M. Young, eds. “The Reader Enters the Poetic Experience.” In Consciousness and Reality: The Human Pivot Point, 392–412. New York: Discus Books, 1972. p. 392