The Traveling Mischief Cafe–Tweetspeak Poetry

In late fall a few years ago I had the pleasure of hosting the diminuitive L.L. Barkat, a woman with a contagious laugh, a love of poetry and instigator of the Mischief Cafe (among other things.) The Mischief Cafe is sort of a traveling road show with tea, toast and poetry. Laura and I had connected online and had never met before this occasion, but … Continue reading The Traveling Mischief Cafe–Tweetspeak Poetry

Rumors of Writing

 When I began writing/blogging during a snow-bound week in 2012, I didn’t know what I didn’t know.  Thank goodness! I found a writing community (thank you, Facebook) and jumped in with both feet by sending emails to three people I had never met: Laura Boggess at Tweetspeak Poetry LL Barkat (well, many places) and Glynn Young (Faith, Fiction and Friends). I was very forward with them and a … Continue reading Rumors of Writing