Missing Poems

blueflowersFew people know that my novel started out as a collection of poems that were written in the early ’90s. I wove them into the first draft of Kay’s Lucky Coin Variety. My editor advised me to remove them and avoid mixing poetry with prose. After focusing on novel writing for so long, I find myself wanting to go back and write poems.

Some articles to share:

Five Reasons to Write Poetry

Why Should You Write a Poem?

Why I Still Write Poetry

The Benefits of Poetry for Professionals

How Studying Poetry Makes You a Better Writer

 

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