What’s in a Word?

The start of every year has me thinking about words.  Not just any word, one I want to take with me through the year.  One that means something to me alone.  In the past I've chosen some great words with powerful meanings: be, persevere, warrior,...

work or play

Dear Monday, I'll admit, I'm not a big fan of yours.  Somehow I'm happy to get up early on your sister days, Saturday and Sunday, to read my Writers and Poets mag and scan the internet for things I can Pin, they, well, they make...

ekphrasis

Ekphrasis, is a word I first heard three years ago in my Creative Writing class. By definition, Ekphrasis has been considered to be a response, where one medium of art tries to relate to another medium. It is used to describe the essence and form...