When I was in high school, I used to write a lot of poetry. I liked the deliberate way of choosing and using words and trying to find the right rhythm of each line. I had a special notebook that I used to write down thoughts and words that I wanted to remember for images in future poems.
I even entered a poetry contest in high school and surprisingly one of my poems won and was published in a national anthology of high school poetry. That was a confidence booster!
Then it was time to go to college. My interests … Read More