“It’s always possible to wake someone from sleep, but no amount of noise will wake someone who is pretending to be asleep.”
Category: tips from the bar
“A week after his wife died, my father wrote the first piece of writing he’d written in thirty-five years. As in, he hadn’t written letters, e-mails, journals, anything but grocery lists and reminders. Knowing this, his wife wrote her own eulogy, and a Death Letter (she’d been terminally ill for a while, so she’d prepared …
Write a poem based around a completely fictional fact or set of facts about an animal.
Write a poem about the death of a dog.
Write about a creepy or disturbing video or book about animals; pick something true (i.e. the Thirty Hornets vs. Thirty Thousand Bees video on Youtube).
Write about a time you were picked last.