Tag Archives: Ivan Doig

Suspending More Disbelief, On Purpose

“I have my books….and my poetry to protect me.” -Simon and Garfunkel Simon and Garfunkel’s “I Am A Rock” is one of the most deliciously gloomy songs ever to slouch its way onto the pop charts. I loved it as … Continue reading

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Suspending Disbelief

For  fantasy in story to really work, there must be……“a semblance of truth sufficient to procure for these shadows of imagination that willing suspension of disbelief for the moment, which constitutes poetic faith.”       – Samuel Taylor Coleridge The  phrase “willing … Continue reading

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Tell Me A Story

I doubt that any of us can say with certainty what the very first sentence was that we uttered, but that can’t stop us from trying. I would like to believe that mine was “tell me a story.” For as … Continue reading

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