I write to capture travel experiences. I'm currently co-writing a feature film with my mother. Poetry bursts out occasionally. I propose strange formless songs to my band. I wrote a lot of poetry and short stories as a child/teen before academic writing overtook those habits.
A 6.5 month voyage on a 100 yr old, two-masted schooner. I kept a diary with some sketches in this beautiful, handmade paper notebook. When I ran out of space, I flipped the book and wrote in the blank spaces. I fit the whole voyage in. Now I'm exploring ways to publish it –