My Inspiration &
“It is important to remember we are not the poem. People will react however they want; and if you write poetry, get used to no reaction at all.” . . .
. . . “We constantly need new insights, visions. . . . Stay fluid behind those black-and-white words. They are not you. They were a great moment going through you. A moment you were awake enough to write down and capture.”
Natalie Goldberg, Writing Down the Bones, pages 32, 33