At the end of the day, art is really about starting a conversation with yourself, in a world where people grow up to spend all of their energy on outward emotions.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The sensation of flying. When I’m really involved in the story and am outside of my ego enough that…
I was born at home, and the midwife asked my mother what my name was going to be. She had arrived at a number of fair and elegant names for […]
Over the years, searching for and learning about great writing, the person I have the most to say about where remarkable poetry is concerned is David Whyte. He’s […]
We tend to sound like a lot of other people before we learn to sound like ourselves. A large part of learning to write, personally, has been the experience of […]
Anyone can drop a line in the water and hunt for fish. Those who work at it, and spend enough time doing it learn how to fish well. They learn […]