Creating Suspense In a Static Environment [Rewrite]

NOTE: I originally wrote this article for the now defunct blog of the Indiana Writers’ Consortium, a non-profit organization I interned with a few years ago which ceased operations and dissolved while I was with them. I was going back over it and several other articles I wrote for them which I realized would beContinue reading “Creating Suspense In a Static Environment [Rewrite]”

How to Write a Poem: My Three-Step Process

When I first started writing poetry, I did not have a step-by-step writing process which I followed from start to finish. As a result, I would spend all day (and sometimes even multiple days) writing a single-page poem with an ABAB rhyme scheme. I tried crafting every line in its final form right from theContinue reading “How to Write a Poem: My Three-Step Process”