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What are your rituals before you write? When I sit down to write the first thing I do is panic.  “What am I going to write?”  I’ll stress over that for a few minutes. Then I’ll check my email, look … Continue reading

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Last week I wrote about the one last poem I needed to write.  It’s done.  Here’s what happened: I had fully intended to rewrite it as a little playlet with two characters, so I opened a new editing window and … Continue reading

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Thoughts of a Poet

Have you ever had a line get stuck in your head that you can’t complete?  I’ve got a couple of those working this week.  I am not talking about a line from a movie or a book, but about something … Continue reading

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