Fumblings with poetry

Being more of an IT person than a poet, I look to the mechanics of poetry to understand its possibility.

Here are some very useful notes I made from Professor Rother’s blog. They put the work of William Carlos William in context of poetry of the 21st century (rather than his time 20th century) and ideas of chaos, complexity and emergence

Courage and mindfulness

Paolo Coelho challenged us today. “Creativity is a courageous act. Avoid opinions.” He summed up what I have been feeling for some time. Too much chatter and not enough creativity? How about you?