So we’re heading into drinking season–starting with Cinco de Mayo and rolling through Labor Day. Of course, for some of us, it’s always drinking season. But don’t let the foggy brain get the best of you. Writer’s block is often times a by-product of over-indulgence. Unless you’re Hemmingway. Or your liver is your bitch. But … More Freewrite Friday’s Funky Five – May 2017
…for those interested in creating your own concrete poetry, you simply need to create a poem using typographical symbols, letters, or words to express the essence of your topic in a visually meaningful manner. … More A Lesson in Concrete Poetry
I found…books through that frequent Amazon email that arrives in my inbox, tempting me to buy more books. It always looks the same.
Here are some books we think you’ll like. Can we tempt you to part with your money? …no, no, don’t go…check these out…click here… and as usual, Amazon is spot-on. … More #booksforwriters May 2017
Spring is here, so get ready to flex some of your creative muscles. To prep for your writerly weekend, pick a prompt or two and free-write as a warm up or as a springboard into a new piece. Strive to continue the dialogue, but if narrative or exposition comes calling, ride the wave. Remember, don’t … More Free-Write Friday: Five Prompts-April
In honor of National Poetry Month, let’s strip down to some bare ideas about the form. Is poetry in the eye of the beholder, or are there rules one must follow in order to be one of the annointed? A poet. Today’s writer’s craft post addresses that question, but does so by consulting some of … More #whatispoetry? #writer’scraft