Winter Poems: No.3 Snow Day by Billy Collins

Poem no. 3 for my winter series is ‘Snow Day’ by Billy Collins.

and it’s a wonderful example of what makes Collins’ poems accessible, conversational and often, ‘quirky’.

I began reading lots of Billy Collins last year and haven’t stopped since. I recently enjoyed his Poetry MasterClass which I highly recommend.

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Winter Poems: No. 1 White-Eyes by Mary Oliver

The tree is up, mulled wine stewed, and I’ve been enjoying my favourite Christmas playlists to get into the festive spirit.

The Tree this year!
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Create Great with Be Still Gentle Kind – Facebook group now LIVE

My new (private) FB group ‘Create Great’ is now LIVE:

I’m excited to engage with people in this hub; a small, safe space where we can inspire and support each other as we continue to work on our creative practice.

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Aside

#TopTips – Trust

Song-writing, or any creative discipline takes practice.

Once you begin, you question why it took you so long to get started and dive in.

It’s through practice that we get better.

“You learn to trust your deep self more and not give in to your voice that wants to avoid writing.” (Natalie Goldberg)

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