I love writing contests. Well, I love them when I win. Otherwise I try to be pretty neutral about them, given that writers everywhere have submitted to countless contests for eons, it's just part of the landscape. You look down the road and hope for good weather but try not to be too disappointed when … Continue reading Poetry Publication and Florida Blizzards!
Sometimes starting from scratch is the best thing to do. Siri tells me the definition of this phrase is "beginning with the basic ingredients - typically to bake something, to do something or make something." The basic thrill of genuinely saying I can let something go is the exciting field of possibilities in front of you. The … Continue reading From Scratch