National Poetry Writing Month 2016, Day #3

Today’s NaPoWriMo prompt is another one that made me immediately recoil: write a poem in the form of a fan letter to a celebrity. I made this palatable by using the viator form, in which the first line of the first stanza becomes the second line of the second stanza, and so on, until the poem ends [...]

Filling time is a lonely business (a poem)

A bit frustrated with my writing the last couple of days. An acceptable result from this morning… You wouldn’t expect the hours to be so empty but then a void can open almost anywhere So it’s once more unto the breach attempting to reconcile the emptiness of space with the unshakable stigma of invisibility When [...]