About Christine Hemp

Christine Hemp is an award-winning poet (That Fall) whose essays and poems have appeared on NPR's Morning Edition. She writes for venues including Seattle Business Magazine, Yale Angler's Journal and American Craft among others. Visit her website here.

Writing Your Way in the Back Door: The Painting as Entry

Christine Hemp offers us her thinking about how we may find our prose and poetry’s true subjects followed by a writing exercise for practice and two sample poems. [This article and exercise were originally published in Now Write! Nonfiction: Memoir, Journalism and Creative Nonfiction Exercises from Today’s Best Writers and Teachers, from Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, edited by Sherry … Continue reading

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