The Works of Jayne Pupek

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Richmond, VA, United States
Jayne Pupek is the author of the novel "Tomato Girl" (Algonquin Books, 2008) and a book of poems titled "Forms of Intercession" (Mayapple Press, 2008). Her writing has appeared in numerous literary journals. In addition to her own writing, Jayne freelances as a ghostwriter, editor and mentor. A Virginia native, Jayne has spent most of her professional life working in the field of mental health.

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Sunday, July 6, 2008

Kate Clanchy's Workshop

Born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1965, Kate Clanchy is the author of two prize-winning collections of poetry, Slattern (1995), which won the Forward poetry prize (best first collection) and a Somerset Maugham award, and Samarkand (1999), which was shortlisted for the Forward poetry prize (best poetry collection of the year) and won a Scottish Arts Council book award. Her latest collection is Newborn, a collection of poems covering pregnancy, birth and caring for a new baby.

In this exercise, you're going to write a letter to someone you have lost....Read the rest of the exercise in THE GUARDIAN.