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Blogger By On January 1, 2020

2020 series announcement

You’ve come to know, every year I do a theme series! 2017 Love Fest 2018 Advice Column 2019 Poet Interviews   and now here we are with 2020 – All the Feels Playlists! Each month will cover a different aspect of love or love lost such as: break up, steamy desire, jealousy, and forever love. I’ll put together a playlist…

Blogger By On December 27, 2019

Poet Interview Series Recap List

This Poet Interview Series was a huge, huge success! I am so thankful for all these talented poets for working with me and allowing all these readers into their creative minds! 1 Emily Jane Burton 2 Christopher Perry 3 Susi Bocks 4 Catarine Hancock 5 Shelby Eileen 6 Eeva Maria al-Khazaali 7 Robin Williams 8 Alice Fawn 9 Kate 10 Jupiter Grant 11 Paul Webb 12 Vontress Orteg 13 DeVonne White 14 Jason Yearick…

Blogger By On December 18, 2019

Interview with Poet David Ellis – Installment 20

You all first heard from David a few day’s ago in the Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal interview so check back there for a full bio!   What’s the biggest mistake you’ve made as a writer?  Looking back both fondly and wistfully on my writing career so far, it is not so much a mistake, more the usual situation that…

Blogger By On December 16, 2019

Interview with Poet Cendrine Marrouat – Installment 19

Cendrine Marrouat was introduced in yesterday’s interview as co founder of Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal so I’d like to hop right into her interview now!   How has your writing changed over the years?  This year, I decided to release the second edition of Five Years and Counting: A Journey into the Mind of Soul Poetry, a collection I…

Blogger By On November 11, 2019

Interview with Poet Matthew – Installment 15

Today we chat with Matt from his Alternative Darkness blog where love, grief, and malice all intertwine to create insightful poems. Let’s dive into the dark now:   Has writing poems about death and grief been helpful in the healing process? Would you recommend writing to others grieving? Well, I don’t write poems about death because I’m dealing with a…

Blogger By On October 30, 2019

Interview with Poet Jason Yearick -Installment 14

Today we meet up with poet Jason Yearick. He touches on so many diverse topics in his poetry, you must visit his website because I’m sure there will be something there each person can enjoy! Jason puts so much thought into every poem he creates, there are new layers you’ll notice after each read. Let’s get started!   You have…

Blogger By On October 9, 2019

Interview with Poet DeVonne White – Installment 13

Today we welcome DeVonne White to the blog! We’ll explore how meditative and healing poetry can be! Poetry is an amazing way to express thoughts and work through struggles.  Let’s talk to DeVonne about how inspiring it is to write about her faith!   How has poetry strengthened your faith? Most of the poetry I write is scripture driven. I’ll…

Blogger By On September 25, 2019

Interview with Poet Vontress Ortega- Installment 12

I’d like to welcome Vontress Ortega as our next guest! Vontress is a four time published author with her newest “Tainted Soil” released just last month! Her collections touch on character development, self empowerment, love, and betrayal. Vontress is incredibly talented and relatable, I had a hard time putting down her Unveiled collection and I’m sure you’ll all feel the…

Blogger By On September 17, 2019

Interview with Poet Paul Webb – Installment 11

DDateable travels again!! This time we’re in Brazil with Paul Webb! Paul is a poet, translator, and English-language teacher, just to name a few! And quite an educated man, Webb holds a BA in Theology, a Master’s degree in Modern Languages and a Doctorate in Sociology. Naturally my first question will have to be about Language to a translator and…

Blogger By On September 10, 2019

Interview with Poet Jupiter Grant- Installment 10

Today we travel across the pond to UK poet and blogger Jupiter Grant! Jupiter recently released her saucy debut collection “Poe-rotica” which I reviewed and we’ll talk about today! We learn much more about the depth and insight of the collection from this interview so let’s hop right into it.   A good chunk of your collection is written in…