Poetry and Money Shouldn’t be Such Strange Bedfellows

One of the truly amusing things about knowing so many tech and engineering folks (hey, I live in Seattle. Everybody but me seems to be in tech!) is that, when I go to social functions and am introduced by a friend with an enthusiastic “she’s a poet,” people give me odd looks and ask, typically in whispered tones, “can you actually make any money doing that?”  Continue reading “Poetry and Money Shouldn’t be Such Strange Bedfellows”