- "choose an image–a photograph, an image from history, a gorgeous landscape–and let your thinking land on the page. Let the words pool and then, once the collection grows, start arranging them. Let the poem sit for a moment, then return to it. You’ll be amazed at the thinking you want to add."
Following the link to the New York Times Year in Photos for 2018, I found several photos that inspired writing. Here is the result of one of those photographs: