A Dr. Manhattan Perspective

Jose Vilson Jose, Writing

Trying out some voices this week. People asked me the definition of voice, and I’m exploring my boundaries. Experimental today. Education tomorrow. Explosive on Thursday. …

Play The Soloist

Jose Vilson Jose, Writing

When your voice finds you, it doesn’t matter how you express it: your signature’s all over it. I write this because, after seeing The Soloist, …

Magnificent

Jose Vilson Jose, Writing

I woke up in sudden shock today on the A train on the way back from work. A blonde lady in her mid-30s woke me …

A Writer’s Make

Jose Vilson Jose, Writing

Question: What’s the difference between a blogger and a writer? Yesterday, a friend of mine decided she’d abandoned blogging for a myriad of reasons, all …

Too Cool For School

Jose Vilson Writing

I’m surprised by the serendipity of this August 1st. A few quick notes: 1) I’m the featured artist on RainTiger’s Poetry Site for August 2007. …

I’m a BlogCritic

Jose Vilson Writing

I’m now a writer for a sinister cabal of superior writers. Or something like that. For my first magic trick, I speculated on why computers …

Genesis (Why I Write)

Jose Vilson Writing

The biggest question any burgeoning writer answers for anyone is “Why do you write?” Whether one write essays, lesson plans, and poetry (like yours truly), …