Laura Maylene Walter
ON THE REVISION PROCESS FOR "DESPITE"
by Nan Wigington
Members of my online writing group challenge each other with Monday morning prompts. This July, Linda Niehoff asked us to use five lines from a poem to jump into a story. At first I thought, “That's hard. Too many good poems to pick from. And who cares anyway. There is so much wrong with me and the world. How can poetry matter?”