Shock, Startle and Inspire

Those are words the publisher uses to describe Veils, Halos and Shackles, an international anthology of raw, powerful poetry on the oppression and empowerment of women. ¬†As a contributor, I have to confess that none of those things had anything to do with my creating the poem that went into it. ¬†Writers cannot always describe inspiration, but in this case, I can. When a tumor, … Continue reading Shock, Startle and Inspire