Reprinted from a journal entry October 2010 One of the main reasons why I started this "blog"-(I am not a fan of the word 'blog') was to help my mind declutter and crack through a writer's wall that has been plaguing me for months and months. And so with the help of my photography, my … Continue reading Haiku in Autumn
Reprinted from a journal entry dated October 10, 2010 This is the first entry of my rambling thoughts...something that has been long in my mind to do. I settle here at the pine table table with the lamp on a evolving gray day in autumn. Not far from me two sons are creating quite a … Continue reading On My Way to Autumn
I write free verse only; I am partial to the flow of eloquent and rich language. I cannot rhyme or do metered poetry or sonnets-it reminds me of teaching language arts daily to my students at school. I do not care for writing prompts set up by someone else’s idea of what a writing subject … Continue reading Writing what I experience-not what I know…exactly
I have called the Colorado Rockies my home with my family for almost 30 years. Always having a camera and journal in hand love spending time in the mountains and at the sea, and places in between. I am known to family, friends and colleagues as Nancy Godbout Jurka. Anna Blake Godbout is a combination … Continue reading Why Anna Blake Godbout and how did this journey begin?