The value of poetry is often found in its ability to capture the core of nuanced situations. Prior to moving to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, I
I have been journaling for over ten years now. My first entry from 2010 begins with the ever-eloquent “Arghhhh!” of a furious thirteen-year-old. I was
Look at that massive stack of books with your little pink notebook on the top, open like the bud of a daisy and crawling with
I am a pianist, but I have long suffered from stage fright. My junior undergraduate piano recital was yesterday and, true to my philosophy that
When we think about books, especially about what type of books we prefer, we tend to categorize them into genres, time periods, literary movements, etc.