Category: readings & writings

Announcements about readings and presentations. Thoughts on writing and blogging.

No Comment

A friend and I have been engaged in an ongoing sometimes heated but always interesting debate about saying, No, in our professional lives and in our personal lives. The topic had become so engaging that I wrote a post about…

Writing Assignment

Last fall, I took a children’s book writing class. The first assignment was to write a letter to yourself at a younger age. I just came across my letter to my 12-year old self: Dear Vincent, You don’t have to…

Waxy Poetic

It used to pour out of me. It used to be a state of mind. I used to be able to take in a situation and churn it out as “poetry.” I was so passionate about it then. I actually…

What I Do

My goal after college was to sell the film rights and go out in a blaze of glory.Things didn’t happen that way… I mean I would like to think I found minor (if ever so minor) success as a poet…