Come read Dwight’s “Why I Write” A great tribute to good friends how encouraged him along the way.
I write from a very visceral place down deep in my soul. Seventy years have left a lot of indelible tattoos on my soul that are just now coming to the surface as poetry. Aging, depression, Alzheimer’s, pain, and wonderful, spiritual goodness have all written their name on me. Now I am sorting them out one poem at a time.
I started writing poetry in 2013, and continue to do so because of the influence of a dear friend and poet, Kym Gordon Moore. As the head of a poetry group, she lit my fire for writing. Kym encouraged me to start a blog. She introduced me to Tom D
avis, Editor of Old Montain Press, who encouraged me to write my memoirs and put them on Amazon Kindle. These two friends are the reason I write! Now I cannot help myself. I have to write! I…
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