The greats say, “write about what you know.” Of course, why not just write what you know? Why the clarifying and mystifying “about?” The crux of the matter is, we cannot know anything. Think of even the most basics of commonly accepted facts or notions. Take for instance the idea that we are awake. What … Continue reading What Do We Know?
I thought it only fitting that the first poem I put on this blog be the first full poem I ever wrote. Here it is. I applied pen to paper for some time before even considering penning a poem. Then finally, on a flight from Montana back to Virginia, these words came out. As per … Continue reading The Wind ‘Neath the Waves