Secret Ingredient

“A small sampling of my mss rejections. From 2016-2020 I'll have published four full-length poetry collections, two chapbooks, and two novels. Eight books. [...] I've also received something close to two hundred rejections for my mss alone. Maybe a thousand in this time period if I count all the rejected poems, stories, and essays as … Continue reading Secret Ingredient

Super Duper

I am a member of the International Women’s Writing Guild (IWWG) and periodically they send out writing prompts. Here’s one they sent the other day: Where, or for whom, are you a superhero in your world? What are your superpowers?  In prose or verse, write a portrait about your superhero self, using third-person pronouns (she, her), … Continue reading Super Duper