A Place to Start

eric mccarty
2 min readApr 14, 2024
A Place to Start — Headless Now — Emptiness — Lyrical Prose — Moca McCarty Photo

A place to start:

it’s a rare morning that I stare at an empty page and not know what I’ll be writing. Sometimes I’ll not have an opening line that begins the proceeding flow of words, but at least I’ll have a theme in mind, and then it’s simply a matter of trading thoughts around until the right idea captures my imagination. Often, I’ll come to the page with only an opening line and an entire theme will build from there, surprising…

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eric mccarty

Writer, prose poetry, meditation teacher and lifetime student