I can remember when my sister-in-law told me about Instagram. Quinn and I were sitting in a nice restaurant The Baton Rouge, back when it was not a big issue to do these things. We were debating calling the little green veggies scallions or just green onions when she "Instagrammed" something. "What's Instagram?" I asked … Continue reading #poetsofinstagram
Rejection is just part of it. You cannot please everyone. Write for yourself first. Not everyone has to like you. All very true but slightly brutal platitudes that are a part of life as an artist. It is really hard to brush them aside and just create when you are so worried about assigning a … Continue reading #Rejection100
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!