Monthly Archives: November 2019

Poem

Flawbag There is the girl, woman this 3:02p.m., midway on twinkling crosswalk between sycamores. Her voice thumps her hip, tucked in a dropped-bottom bag working on its 5th black clippable shoulder strap. Walk-lope, now: she doesn’t like you. If you … Continue reading

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O First Pages (Retreat Edition)

The last event of the SCBWI Working Writer’s retreat consisted of 3 minutes allotted to each attendee to read aloud their first page of a manuscript. Professional critique was squeezed into that 3 minutes from a panel comprised of 4 … Continue reading

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