Category Archives: General Writing Thoughts

An Introduction #poetry

Back when I thought I might be a poet, I wrote this as an introduction to a collection that I might publish someday. These days, I’m confident in my prose, but not so much in my poems, so I don’t … Continue reading

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We Really Like Your Work, But…

If you look up the word “bittersweet” in the dictionary (or, as most of my students do, at dictionary.com), you should see a picture of a “good” rejection letter to a writer. Every working writer likely keeps three piles of … Continue reading

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