Congratulations,You’ve Published your Book!

Congratulations,You’ve Published your Book!

Congratulations, you’ve published your book! You will soon realize the buck stops with you when it comes to promoting it unless you have plenty of bucks to pour out to publicists and/or your publisher. To make a difference, money must be spent. We are living in wicked hard times that require wicked smart solutions. Whatever […]

Generations of Women

Generations of Women

A kick here and there for my mom, my daughters and me, rivalry inscribed from birth to grave, our mouths disengaging our brains. Sweet kisses turning into salty tears, do as I say not as I do! Silent wars, screaming hostility, with pods revolting and roots diving deep for refuge. Galileo painting our minds with […]

Our Children, Our Future

Our Children, Our Future

I like to begin poetry by exploring phrases, I am…I am a poet…but then I think “What is a poet?” Whatever it is, I think, it must have food for the soul. It must have generous folds of thoughts, and Love. Whatever it is, I think, it must be arrogant, to coach the sun to […]

The Philosophy of Creative Writing (4)

The Philosophy of Creative Writing (4)

When contemplating art making, some of us need a peaceful, quiet sanctuary to work in; while others may need the sound of water, of the clatter of conversation coming from the television. Some mothers might want to watch their children sleep a while before heading excitedly to their computers to write their hearts. Others might […]

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