All About Words . . . and Connections

Reading a poem I wrote for them during Poems-In-a-Minute at the Woody Guthrie Center, Tulsa

Reading a poem I wrote for them during Poems-In-a-Minute at the Woody Guthrie Center, Tulsa

I have “journey in words” tattooed on my right arm . . . in three different languages. I truly mean it–taking that journey in words, and my tagline is “journey inwards.” The two are connected: I’m not just playing with words when I write or do poems-in-a-minute or show people how to make block poetry. I am also going inside or helping other people to go inside and see where those words take us. Continue reading