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Stairs: Behind the Scenes

Stairs: Behind the Scenes

STAIRS I didn’t see the stairs/ until I saw you/ walking down them. I didn’t expect to fall/, but here I am/ looking up at you. I would like to pretend the inspiration for this mini-poem isn’t: I didn’t see the stairs/ until I saw the waitress/ walking down them/...

It Was Their Dreams: Behind-The-Scenes

It Was Their Dreams: Behind-The-Scenes

This is the story BEHIND the story. To see the full project for “It Was Their Dreams,” click here. Two Roads If you don’t want to read my poem, that’s #superfine, but definitely refresh yourself on this one by Robert Frost (Two roads diverged in a wood, & I – I...

Why “Salvage Lit”?

Why “Salvage Lit”?

instagraminstagrampinteresttwitterSalvage: to save, reclaim, repurpose, reshape, revive.  Lit: light/ literature. Wreckage In 1978, a Russian cargo ship named the Astron crashed off the coast of the Dominican Republic. The shipwreck is still visible from the beaches...

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I’m Heidi Porter, day-jobber by necessity & writer by determination. I write a mix of poetry & short fiction & someday, I SWEAR, I’ll write that book.

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