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This is all true.

“Nomade, 2007” by Jaume Plensa, found in Des Moines Sculpture Garden, Iowa  Photo Credit: Catherine Keefe   Everyone asks why there can be no fiction in Composing Self. Exactly, I say. I say there’s enough to blow your mind in the … Continue reading

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What is poetry?

ENG 204 students explain that poetry is… The extraction of concrete thoughts and ideas into an abstract meaning beyond that of the written words. A portrait of one’s own inner thoughts unfiltered by outer forces. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious like Mary Poppins would … Continue reading

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