About Raul Gallardo

Raul Gallardo tried to fit in with novelists, short story writers and screenwriters until he discovered poets were the only club in which he felt authentic. A finalist for the Wergle Flomp humor contest, his poems and stories have appeared in online magazines such as Pens on Fire, Neon Magazine and The Cynic.

Small Things Hold Great Meaning

Writing poetry does take a certain frame of mind–one in which the poet realizes that small things hold great emotional meaning. We have to trust that whatever comes to mind and heart can help us begin poems. The following exercise is meant to help you find topics for poems and see how well you can … Continue reading

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