Tag Archives: Genres

Results are In: Your Favorite Writers

I’ve always believed that in order to be good writers, most people can’t limit themselves to one genre of writing. The more you practice diverse genres, the better you become at writing your favorite one. You pick up so many … Continue reading

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Tell Us Who Your Favorite Writer Is

Who is your favorite writer? It can be someone living or deceased, of any nationality, and of any genre. Please let us know by responding below with your favorite writer’s name and genre of writing. Also include your name and … Continue reading

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Good Poetry Is Art That Speaks

Remember Plutarch, the Greek historian? I remember reading about him the first time in high school. Plutarch said: Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. Writing poetry, whether haiku, senryu, or some other form, is creating art, … Continue reading

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