Category Archives: poetry

Question #30

I’ve come to my last day and last post for Courtney Answers Questions Month (CoAnQuMo)!  I’m ending with a futuristic question…. Here it is: How do you imagine yourself as an old lady? What would your ideal 80th year of … Continue reading

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Question #24

Question #24 for CoAnQuMo is a fascinating one, indeed! Here it is: What is your favorite word and why? I think I’m going to have to modify the question to be, “what is ONE of your favorite words and why?” … Continue reading

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Question #23

I notice that birds seem to be significant in your art and even your business name. Can you tell me the significance? My particular interest in birds began when I formed a deep bond with a budgie named Zelda. I’ve … Continue reading

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Question #11

For Question #11 in my CoAnQuMo project, I am going to address the next question in parts, spread over a few blog posts. These questions are complex and deep and ride my heart waves, so I want to address them … Continue reading

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Question #10

Question #10: I know you did a stack of reading on your summer sabbatical. Which book influenced you most? Ah, so many books influenced me during my summer sabbatical. In terms of creative works that greatly impact me,  Naomi Shihab … Continue reading

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Question #9

I’m getting in just under the wire with this CoAnQuMo! Here’s Question #9: What music do you listen to when you write? I know some people prefer silence during the creative process, but I have always loved listening to music. … Continue reading

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Questions #7 & #8

It’s double-question Friday for CoAnQuMo! Question #7: What is your favorite poem right now? Oh, such a tough question!  I have so many go-to poems on my bookshelf that give me inspiration, illumination, solace, and that solid satiated feeling. If … Continue reading

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