What I liked about Sister Outsider is that it wasn't written for me as a straight, white woman.
I personally visit each of these sites regularly, and I've found them to be incredibly helpful.
I tend to spend far more time wanting to write than I do actually writing.
It is okay to need gentleness.
I will be posting every day until the end of March!
I can't help but feel like I'm doing something terribly wrong.
This post will take you through the step-by-step process I went through to get started.
Obsessively correcting other people when they make minor mistakes does not make you seem kind, or smart, or interesting.
No other poet in the last ten years (or maybe ever) has been able to create such a powerful shift in the public opinion of poetry.
Just the thought of sending your work to be published along with "real" writers you admire is just...stomachache-inducing.