February 2021 Writing

Inspection

After the school gates were locked, we lined up for Inspection. Boy girl lines, at least that’s how I remember it, I could ask my sister but she won’t remember, she has the most shocking crap memory, it’s amazing what she’s forgotten. More than most people ever...

Two Poems (full doubt)

Discharge     my scalp erupts with rash the surgeon forgot to shave   my head before she left taxi electric silent no smoke   to curse suck watch rise yet these white walls sheets   pillows drapes chair sky sky count backwards to the...

Maybe Now, I Can Stop

My barefoot husband walks towards me in ankle-deep slush. Dream fog fades into a muddy brown, revealing nighttime, a parking lot. But where? He stops. Slush oozes through his toes. I circle, body following head. Club house, pro-shop, a green (If I remember correctly,...

Hello and welcome to February!

Hi there! Meg has put together some evocative resources on an incredibly important subject -- how we as writers can harness doubt. It's brilliant, the way she shows us how to take this thing that is often considered a NEGATIVE and spins it into something that is...

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