What’s the Difference Between a Writer and a Pretender?

I had a poetry lecture today, which I was dreading. Poetry for me brings back memories of exams in a dusty sports hall with the lingering smell of old socks; looking at pieces of writing that had been butchered with highlights and notes in the margin about formĀ and theme and prose. Imagine my surprise, then,…Read more What’s the Difference Between a Writer and a Pretender?