I would write more, but…

I would write more But I search for the one, true first sentence And scratch through it in my head Before typing a word When I begin I tweak as I go Bit by bit Word by word Until I’ve killed what I want to say I consider what I’ve done and You moan Coalescing in…

The Tyranny of the Blank Screen

This screen is blank. Now that I’ve typed four words, it is less blank. At present, there are 14 words on the screen, and I can relax a bit. I will still be concerned about the order of the words, how well they flow, how well they convey my idea, my mood, my Right Now.…