The Poetry Question

Discovering the Relevance of Words

INTERVIEW: NECRO – Poetry of the Damned.

Necro is the king of Death Rap, and he makes no apologies for his heavy hitting, brutal lyricism. He is all too familiar with controversy, and has been thrown in … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

What I Have in Common with the Nomad Hordes, or, Organization Might Destroy Me

I cleaned out my car yesterday. It’s been disorienting. The interior of my sedan is usually a charming clutter of empty travel mugs and fast food napkins, anchored by half-full … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · 3 Comments

QOTD – “One Song, Glory”

For some, music is escape. For some, release. For others it is expression. For me, music just is. I don’t have a favorite artist or genre. I actually, honestly like … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

The Daily Prompt- July 31st

Rules: 1. Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc) 2. You may write in any format you see fit … Continue reading

July 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Death, Bowling and The Dude

If I died prematurely, I would want my friends to quote Walter Sobchak from The Big Lebowski, and say “Life does not stop and start at your convenience, you miserable … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Between The Lines

Tom Haverford from “Parks and Recreation” has a specific list of dating woes that he calls his “Oh No-No’s!”: a list of things that are essentially deal breakers for his … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

TWITTER-VIEW: Asia Sparks on Giving it Her All

You might not know the name Asia Sparks, but that will change soon enough. She is a female emcee that can compete with the big boys of hip hop. The … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Daily Prompt – July 30th

Rules: 1. Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc) 2. You may write in any format you see fit … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

QOTD – July 30th – The Steroids of Writing

It seems that each day we are faced with new questions and allegations about performance enhancing drugs in the world of sports. I don’t think it is unusual for someone … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 2 Comments

Teenage Poets: The Life You Have Already Lived . . .

For the last week, I have been teaching a teen poetry workshop called Your Word at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, FL. If you think … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 3 Comments

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