I’ve always liked poetry (“poet interviews” will be a new addition to this blog). Without further ado, here’s Mr. Robert Lew!
Describe yourself in 5 words:
Artist, poet, vegetarian, spiritual seeker.
Share a short excerpt and blurb of your work (10-100 words):
shadows disappear – haiku
bright morning sunlight
clouds appear in the window…
inner life – haiku
but a social outlier…
keeps an inner life
My poetry is focused entirely on haiku now. I use a strict 5-7-5 syllable structure which works well for me. The discipline keeps my creativity focused — important for me. I’ve been writing poetry all my life; and it was mostly free-form poems, until the last year.