Two years ago in my writer's group, I met via internet a wonderful lady who wrote dark poetry. Under her insistance, I tried my own techniques and have been hooked ever since. Poetry is such a different form of writing for me. Its quick, tempo beats help me to say in short phases something powerful. … Continue reading Today is Poetry Day – Out of Exile Chapbook Excerpts
Usually summertime is writing time for me as I take a break from school and studies. The past couple of years it seems that my summer is progressing to being one of the busiest times of the year, making me wish for school to be back in session. LOL! But I would not trade it for anything in… Continue reading Enjoying Your Life – Knowing when to take a break from writing.
Years ago, and I mean many years ago, my dad (career air force) was transferred to McGuire AFB in New Jersey. Always a southern child, moving up north was a pretty scary event. For anyone who has lived in the south, the abrupt change from the slow south to the "all business" north can be a little… Continue reading Independence – Holiday and Way of Life
As an author, stories come to me in many different circumstances. This particular series was actually a dream I had one night and then, another night. It was as if the muses were speaking directly to me, and something wonderful was in the beginnings of being created. This happened in 2003. Now it is 2011. Eight years… Continue reading The Creation of Green Isle