You are an incubator for dreams.
In one year, a new identity formed, owned, treasured.
In one year, from a non-writer to a reader, and a writer. I see myself in a different light.
A year ago, before I chased, begged, and nagged Candie, Goddess of Courage, to start Athena’s Writing Club, there was an Athena’s Writing Genie program. Libby, our teacher, an established poet, asked us in the zoom classroom: “What is writing to you?” I was so surprised to hear various answers from Athena’s sisters, “writing is healing...writing is meditation...writing is therapy….”