‘The Talking Cure’ – from first to final draft.

This post features my poem 'The Talking Cure', written in 2005. Here is the first version of the poem and comments made during the workshopping of the poem, compared with the final version, published in my prize-winning Smith/Doorstop pamphlet, Show Date and Time.     The poem begins as eight quatrains and ends up as five tercets. It … Continue reading ‘The Talking Cure’ – from first to final draft.