The Writerly Habit

This blog is about my struggles to get into the habit of writing regularly.

And Back Up Again

So funny the way things work. My poetry class merged with the creative writing class tonight for an open mic night. The poet laureate for the Pikes Peak region, Aaron Anstett, came out to do a reading. It was nice to hear from someone involved in the poetry community. I was feeling really down when I went in, but when I read my poem (a tanaga), he asked me to read it again. I was the only person asked to do that. I wonder if professional writers go through these same kind of ups and downs. I'm sure they do...