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What was lost

I’m running around like a ghost with a poem stuck in her throat. I’ve been waking up with fragments of really boring, everyday…

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Artist Statement Help

One of the things I’ve done many times over these years is help people with writing an artist statement. It’s such…

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A Lukewarm People

Before I left for the week at a writing workshop, I spent a few days with my younger son, taking…

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Making Habits & Keeping Momentum

Before I leave the magic and creative rhythm of last week behind, I want to talk about discipline. There’s no…

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Do Something

I don’t have a whole lot to say right now. Or rather, I do, but I don’t have much time…

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Having a Feeling

Last week I had a really beautiful time with some gorgeous people, found myself laughing on a rooftop with near strangers,…

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Friends In Relation

I had the most amazing writing group this afternoon, with 12 of the bravest, coolest, most loving and honest people…

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Time Capsule

The other day I was driving along thinking about Banh Mi. If you’ve ever had Banh Mi, you understand. I…

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When We Remember These Nights

I had a beautiful sweet post about my beautiful sweet son, but I don’t have it in me right now…

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Writing a Love Story

I’m reading at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe this Friday at 10 pm, which is pretty thrilling/I’m nauseous. I’m planning to…

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Planning

On Saturday evening, I went for a long-anticipated walk in the city with a dear person and the rules were these:…

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Insisting Upon Delight

It was a crying-in-the-emergency-room/on-the-phone-with-the-pediatrician kind of week. And simultaneously, it was a friends & PBR on the balcony, snorting laughter, visiting…

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