We’re joined today by Francesca Aspromonte – a wonderful poet who will have work in fēlan issue 1!
Please tell us a bit about yourself.
Francesca Aspromonte is originally from Brooklyn, New York and now resides in Oakland California. She holds a BA in English Literature from State University of New York at Binghamton.
When you create, what inspires you?
I have always been inspired by all aspects of the creative process. I love to pull from movies, music, art, and other writing to cultivate my own creative voice.
What is your medium of choice? Why?
I like to write using pen and paper as it makes me feel more connected to the piece.
How did you first discover your love for writing?
I have always loved writing ever since childhood and have strived to make it a part of my everyday life.
What advice would you give to an aspiring poet?
Keep creating. Keep doing whatever it is you love.
If you weren’t writing about love, what would be your topic of choice?
fēlan is old English for feel. What makes you feel love?
Self-expression in all of its forms.