I am a charlatan, among charlatans, In a crowd of clowns, Dancing and smiling, Wearing faces that don’t belong to us, Waiting for our chance in the spotlight, Watching from the sidelines, Believing, knowing,When the next person drops the mike,One of us will pick it up.
It’s a hot debate in writer’s circles with the old adage ‘write what you know’ against ‘create your own world’. I personally think writing is one of the last frontiers for the mind, that and scientific research (ha ha). The subject, the setting, the fiction needs to have the freedom to expand to fill whatever … Continue reading Writing Tips from the Funnies- Authenticity
I’m not in the mood for gimmicks,Is it age or am I just not agreeable,to the cushiness of nice thoughts,pleasant feel good phrases,words, ideas, even songs,that tell me, all it takes is one smile,to light another and everyone will feel better?Better not try that on me.It seems so far away,from my soul,the place inside that … Continue reading Rose Colored Words