Category Archives: creative process

It’s Here! The Magic Rectangle Available for the Holidays!

Hooray! My prose poem collection, The Magic Rectangle, is available now from Folded Word. I just love this cover, designed by Folded Word’s Editor in Chief JS Graustein. I think you’ll like the inside, too—more than 20 prose poems that … Continue reading

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Sorry, Thomas Wolfe, but Sometimes You CAN Go Home Again

I just returned from a carefully planned, two-week trip through Germany with my family to visit dearest friends and old haunts. It took a lot of planning on my part, but with the internet (yay!), just about anything is possible … Continue reading

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Change Your Writing Space, See What Happens

Writers are creatures of habit. We have our favorite pen, brand of notebook, magic potion for sipping as we write. We like our ambiance…a crowded cafe or relative silence. Warm places or cool spaces, open windows or roaring fires. Sometimes we … Continue reading

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