Putting myself out there

Poetry is a deeply personal endeavour, so I have to admit that it’s nerve-racking for me to share my poems for the first time. Although I know that it’s understandable to feel nervous when putting something so personal out into the world, I still feel anxious when I think about people reading (and judging) my poetry…

A poetymology of love (part one)

For my first poetymology post, I’m going to jump in at the deep end and start with the not-at-all-complicated subject of love. I’m calling this post “part one” because it’s inevitable I’ll return to the subject at some point; it’s so multi-faceted that it would be impossible to cover in just one attempt…