Tea and Breath

Thinking about the human condition -- writing, tea, big sky mind and all things poetic
teachers and love ~

teachers and love ~

I always have. Loved my students, I mean. N.B.: it's not that unusual. It's what teachers do. Daily. They enter their classes full of the girl who wasn't picked for play yesterday, and the boy whose dad beat the tar out of him last night, and the girl whose brother...

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poetry = happiness

poetry = happiness

Here's a repost of a blog I wrote for the wonderful, totally amazing literary journal Nimrod, at the University of Tulsa. I feel very lucky to be associated with it. And this is a subject close to my writer's heart: do you have to suffer to be a writer?    ...

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