"It's none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way."
I am a wordsmith.
I didn't coin the phrase, but I do love it.
And so today I found myself playing with the imagery the word evokes.
A Blacksmith works with iron
I work with words,
We both use the tools of our trade to CREATE
I take a sentence, a plain ordinary sentence
I thrust into the fire until it burns RED-HOT
Before it cools , I begin
until the once plain nondescript string of words
becomes something new
designed to fit perfectly
(hopefully not just on the back end of a horse.)
Continue to do this over and over, stringing all your lovely creations together until you reach :