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Writing Poetry by Jamieson Wolf

Writing poetry is a kind of freedom. Novels have a specific way they need to be told with characters, a plot, a beginning, middle and ending. Poems are a little different. There are all kinds of different ways to write poetry. There’s the sonnet (think Shakespeare), the limerick, rhyming poetry with iambic pentameter, or even …
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Reflections on Magical Realism by Joan Schweighardt

Astrologers mystify us regularly with accurate predictions based on the movement of the planets. Shamans bedazzle us with healing rituals that result from messages from long-dead ancestors. Quantum physicists thrill us with conjecture about parallel universes and unified field theories, notions we can barely wrap our heads around. Just when we think we have a …