Sunday, January 10, 2010

Saturday, January 09, 2010

Antiques and jewels for your writing pleasure

Looking for a writing prompt? Here is a treasure chest of objects and jewels. Pick a photo at random and suddenly you are in a room of fascinating nouns.

Take a trip to AAA Antiques and open a room. Send me your poem (email address here) by the end of January and I will blog-publish two or three of the most irresistable ones.

No Free Lunch

Free Lunch is no more. Ron Offen's unique and noteworthy poetry journal quietly retired with the Fall issue (#42), due to the editor's health issues. Free Lunch was one of the small bright stars here in the midwest sky, and I was lucky enough to get a sampling of Ron Offen's very detailed feeback on some of my (rejected!) submissions over the last few issues. His comments were fair, detailed, and insightful, and it is a rare and encouraging thing to find an editor who has the time and grace to commit to such feedback. Best wishes to Ron Offen for better health, and thanks for his many gifts to writers.

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Friday, January 01, 2010

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