Get Inspired Mondays, Writing

Interview with Poet, David Budbill — Part II

We're talking with accomplished poet, novelist, playwright, and essayist, David Budbill. Check out Part I of this interview for a discussion on David's poetic beginnings, as well as to hear about how his life experiences influenced his writing.  And now, Part II... ********** Amanda: Let's talk about your upcoming collection, HAPPY LIFE. The title, at least, sounds like this is a work of positive… Continue reading Interview with Poet, David Budbill — Part II

Get Inspired Mondays, Writing

Interview with Poet, David Budbill — Part I

My sister gave me a coffee mug for Christmas (which, incidentally, is only used for tea) inscribed with one of my favorite lines of poetry: What good is my humility, when I am stuck in this obscurity?   It comes from a short poem I discovered several years ago called "Dilemma," written by David Budbill. I've always… Continue reading Interview with Poet, David Budbill — Part I