Undarned (a poem)

Based on a quote I saw posted on Twitter…  ‘Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.’ —Natalee Goldberg I’m tired of being split open tired of being accepting when acceptance is not forthcoming tired of being accommodating when accommodations are [...]

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Exquisite corpse poem in The Seattle Star

Recently I participated in another Creative Commons celebration in Seattle. As part of the festivities, participants were asked to contribute a couple of lines to an exquisite corpse poem—a poem constructed a line or two at a time, which each participant seeing and responding to only a single line. The Seattle Star, the fine folks [...]