world is waiting for your song.
my young friends, is your place to begin. Here is a place
to wander with words, experiment, try to express what you
see and feel, succeed and fail in the embrace of friends and
teachers, all still journeying toward what is burning within
for us. Write for you. Write to make the world better. Write
to make you better. Bring your words here. Share them. There
is something magical about words written, how they last, how
they touch. It is said a poem succeeds if it touches
just one other person. Strive for success. You can find it
not feel alone. What you are feeling, what you are trying
to do, is a gift. Gifts bring with them a responsibility to
use them, nurture them. I tell people my words arrived late.
That is a lie. I just did not have the courage to listen to
them when I was young. Here you have found a home where only
imagination defines limit.
share your words with us. Please share your words with the
world through our publications. Words are most precious. Words
Whitman wrote, That the powerful play goes on, and
you will contribute a verse.
begin. We very much want you to begin here. But whatever you
Glenn McLaughlin, 2013 MCPL