Three years ago, I organized a live writing event at San Diego State University for Valentine’s Day: Will Write for Love.
There’s something fun and visceral about finding the rhythm of keystroke on a typewriter while your mind is wildly racing to come up with new lines–lines that often gallop by unwritten because your fingers can’t keep up.
There’s also the immense freedom of writing when you know that what you write is going to be crap, but it will be good enough. The fun is in the play.
Here’s a link to a video SDSU’s Arts Alive made last year.
And here’s some pix from this year’s.