Every good poem begins in language awake to its own connections — language that hears itself and what is around … More
I still encourage anyone who feels at all compelled to write to do so. I just try to warn people … More
The blank page gives a horizon for what you can write, because you always have this conflict between what you want to … More
In every bit of honest writing in the world… there is a base theme. Try to understand men, if you … More
Great books are weighed and measured by their style and matter, and not the trimmings and shadings of their grammar. … More
Tip 7: Keep human! See people; go places, drink if you feel like it.