Autopoiesis is a term arising from auto (self) and poiesis (creation). Poiesis is the act of bringing into existence that which did not exist before.

It arises from the same root word of Poetry.

In the context of Lionsberg, Autopoiesis refers to process of Co-Creation through which we speak and write our Selves, our World, and our Future into existence through the power of transformative thought, speech, and action arranged in Narrative Form.