I hadn’t written poetry for years. Then a friendly challenge provoked some quiet, stillness, and a few stanzas that emerged.
It’s rather confusing. Sometimes it’s funny and illuminating, but usually it’s disorienting, shocking, and even disturbing. Welcome to your transition.
Not long ago, I received an email stating that an online publication I followed was shutting down. Before that, they were generous to interview me about writing, crowdfunding, and publishing a book.