Missing you todayOn the day you passed awayWish you could have stayedEven a little bit more Wish you could have seenWho I might have beenWith you by my sideThrough wax ‘n waning tides Buffeted by the windThrough the thick and thinHow I would have grownWith your guidance shone But the growing’s not throughAs I try… Continue reading Wishes – A Poem
Contemporary Poet – Rupi Kaur Today, I’d like to share something from contemporary poet Rupi Kaur. She exploded onto the market a few years back, in 2014, with her collection Milk and Honey. Since, she has gone on to publish other collections. She is renowned for articulating the feminine experience and for being an outspoken… Continue reading Poetry Inspirations – Rupi Kaur
UPDATE 2019 has been a sad year for this blog, and I keep saying I’m going to blog more. (Isn’t it interesting how the word ‘blog’ is both a noun and a verb?) Well, recently I decided that while working on my novel revisions, I’m going to work on publishing my poetry, too. I’d like… Continue reading Publishing Poetry
The wagon My friends, It has not been easy to be on the 500 words/day wagon. I have fallen off multiple times, and it’s been barely a week. When you don’t have much confidence in your writing left, and haven’t been writing consistently in a long time, it’s really hard to stay on the wagon.… Continue reading 500 words/day update
Stuck in a Cloud I’m tired of this blog being dead. I’m tired of not writing. Yes, I’m scared; nervous; anxious. Yes, I don’t believe I can do it. Writing again after such a long slump? Impossible, my Inner Editor says. But I’m going to try! The 500 words/day Challenge! If you’d like, try with… Continue reading 500 words/day challenge, & a great book!
Hi everybody, I haven’t been very active this year. Life has been crazy. I have a lot of things I’m trying to figure out. But, there’s one thing I finally have figured out: Shorts It’s about time I really start writing short stories. Why? First of all, they don’t take as long to write as… Continue reading Writing Short Stories