Surfing for Inspiration

Recently I’ve participated in a couple of online poetry challenges.  On Thursdays I usually head to Laura Purdie Salas’ 15-Words or Less Poems blog.   Laura’s photos spark interesting poems, and she’s generous and encouraging with her comments.  And a fifteen-word limit is perfect for my attention span! I’ve also enjoyed the poetry challenges on David […]

Let there be light!

Welcome to my brand-spanking new blog!  I plan to share poetry books that inspire me and a few poems of my own.  Perhaps I’ll also write about what’s happening in my backyard, as the natural world often worms into my writing. This post was prompted by Heidi Mordhorst’s invitation to write a winter solstice poem […]