These Days

Today I re-watched the documentary, Becoming Cary Grant. Grant had a life filled with abandonment and adoration. At one point, he underwent therapy, LSD therapy, to help resolve his inner estrangement. For him, the drug’s effect of dissolving boundaries unlocked much of what he’d hidden even from himself. I’m sure if I’d ever tried something … Continue reading These Days

Book as Oracle

If you’ve read other my other Pinacasa posts, you’ll have guessed that I like writing prompts and things to get me writing spontaneously. In fact, I started this blog as a way to get me writing poems consistently. Since April, you could say I’m consistent, all 162 poems later. My latest prompt from International Women’s Writing … Continue reading Book as Oracle

Neverending

“Anything that you work on, if you’re being honest, shows your personality in it.” -- Brad Meltzer from What We Can Learn From Multi-Genre Authors. Writing can be a frightening proposition. Especially when you think that everything “we (writers) write is an extension of us”.  Worry about revealing too much or, worse (?), not creating … Continue reading Neverending