Coffeehouse Junkie’s Blog is the home of media ‘zinesterism. Originally started as the web log 1000 Black Lines on Blogger, it migrated to WordPress and collects articles and posting on subjects like: graphic design, creative writing and any other topic that seems to find a home here. Coffeehouse Junkie’s Blog strives to provide a repository of engaging ideas and thoughts.
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How long does it take to write a haiku?
One autumn evening, during supper, a father tells his children about the poet Basho. They are filled with curiosity and questions. One child asks, how long does it take to write a haiku? This collection features that story and others—plus a story that asks, is it possible to write a poem in your sleep?
When the Lights Go Out
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A light breeze from the south carries echoes of stories about creative space, laptop versus hand-writing and more.
A weather event prompted the author toward thoughts about our culture’s dependency on electricity and technology. These and other short stories complete this collection.
The Vanishing Art of Letter Writing
When was the last time you wrote a letter? Not an email, but a handwritten letter with pen, paper, envelope and postage. Learn about a legacy of letters from a WWII soldier discovered by a son who never met his father. Years later he learns about his father through a collection of old war letters.