Ad copy and poetry are about emotion. What's the result? The old tricks work for both.
There's a problem with doing something well: Once is rarely enough. When you do something well, two things can happen: Other people begin to expect more of you, and You begin to expect more of yourself For a writer, this can be great. A well-done piece deserves the admiration it receives, and you [...]
Emotion breaks across the page in poetry. I examine how Charles Bukowski hid vulnerability in his strength.
What makes ee cummings great? Mastery of punctuation is one only one thing.