In this interview Joseph and Gabriela discuss the strong connection between poetry, prose, and good storytelling. Joseph shares about his habit of writing a haiku every morning and what he gains from this practice. They talk about how the work Joseph did as an activist led to him leading writing workshops in prisons. They also discuss the various facets of a writing career, including his tips for applying for grants. Finally, Joseph talks about the rules for a workshop and his tips for evaluating advice from other writers.
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