Nikki Giovanni: A poetic force
Published: September 27, 2005
|Five tips for success|
- "Be willing to try things and make mistakes in order to achieve creativity."
- "Poetry offers comfort, it's celebratory and joyful"
- "The authority of the writer always overcomes the skepticism of the reader."
- "If you know what you are talking about, or feel that you do, the reader will believe you."
- "I write. I am a poet who writes about what I see and what I learn."