I’m not a poet. I write and read the occasional poem, but I’ve always been strongly inclined towards the prose form. Which is why this National Poetry Month has come as a bit of surprise where I had not one, but two of my poems published! I’m also working on a collaboration, so watch out … More Music and Silence in the City of Shadows
Apart from writing on the blog, I’ve had the good fortune of having one short story and a micro-poem published this month. Ink In Thirds (@inkinthirds), a new and upcoming magazine, published my three-line poetry in their very first issue (page 2 of actual issue) – https://issuu.com/inkinthirds/docs/issue_1 They are quick to respond with personal feedback, have … More Published work (March 2016)
This coming Sunday, April 10, celebrates the 91st anniversary of the release of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. It’s a book that refuses to let go of its hold on my mind and heart and below is a piece I’d written a while ago trying to dissect why. It’s a bit more quote-heavy than my … More Throwback Thursday – Why The Great Gatsby Will Always Be Great.