THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: May 10, 2019

“Writers can write whatever they want, but after THE END, when they self publish their book, they become accountable to readers for the quality of the book they’re selling.” Eeva Lancaster, Being Indie: A No Holds Barred, Self Publishing Guide for Indie Authors PROLETARIA “is a journal dedicated to the art of literary one-liners. Taking the form of the monostich, monoku/ one-line haiku or anecdotal statements. These single line or single sentence verses… Read More

  “A woman in Brooklyn decided to prepare her will. She told her rabbi she had two final requests. First, she wanted to be cremated. Second, she wanted her ashes scattered over the local shopping mall. ‘Why the shopping mall?’ asked the rabbi. ‘Then I’ll be sure my daughters will visit me twice a week.’ Note: This is the first in a three-part series celebrating Mothers’ Day, which is this Sunday. All the… Read More