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Interview with Seretta Martin — by Rhys Lee

Posted by on Apr 25, 2016 in Author Interviews, Fresh Ink

Seretta Martin is a poet who invented a new form of poetry called haiphrastic, discussed below. Her next class is 05/15 Humor and Poetry.   San Diego Writers, Ink: Pw.org states you created your own form of poetry called “haiphrastic.” Could you explain that for me? What forms are you blending? Why are you blending them? Seretta Martin: This form is an amalgamation of two forms of poetry: Ekphrastic and Contemporary Haibun (a form of Haiku). There are three...

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Interview with Cornelia Feye — by Rhys Lee

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in Author Interviews, Fresh Ink

San Diego Writers, Ink: I see that you were an art historian and anthropologist. What got you into writing short stories and flash fiction? Cornelia Feye: For my work I write essays and articles about art and artists. This naturally evolved into writing short stories and mystery novels. I enjoy using my imagination, which I have to suppress for the non-fiction writing.   SDWI: How has your previous background as an art historian and anthropologist influenced your...

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How Technical Writing Can Help You with Amy Roost — by Rhys Lee

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in Author Interviews, Blog, Fresh Ink

As the modern world progressively becomes more and more automated, there is a growing need for technical writers—people who can explain how a system or software program works. This form of writing can help you pay closer attention to detail and write to one specific audience. I talked to Amy Roost, who will be doing a class on April 18, about technical writing. She explains how automation requires software and software then requires technical writers. She asserts that...

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San Diego Writers, Ink, nurtures writers and fosters a literary community by:

  • Serving as a hub for the literary community
  • Promoting literature
  • Providing artistic development for writers at all levels, and
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We hang our literary hats at The Ink Spot, a bright and creative space at NTC Liberty Station on Point Loma. Here writers and artists and those who love literature gather for literary events and art exhibitions. We’re an enthusiastic collaborator with many artistic, cultural, and community organizations and join with others throughout the city and county in promoting literature and creating community.

 

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