Ayaz Daryl Nielsen
Who is your most influential writer? Who do you always go back to for inspiration?
J R R Tolkien, Pablo Neruda, Rumi, Hafiz, Dorothy Walters, Tomas Tranströmer, and oh so many more.
Do you have a favorite line or lines from your accepted pieces for The Ginger Collect?
love ‘em all
What inspired your piece?
life, loved ones, other poetry/poets/writers etc., most everything
Do you find writing invigorating or exhausting?
uplifting, meditative, a spiritual aspect to all of it
What do you want readers to take away from your piece?
a warm, healthy feeling somewhere(s) within
What is your ideal writing environment?
knowing how much I have been loved and have loved in return, and that it will so continue
You can read Ayaz Daryl Nielsen’s piece in Issue Four of The Ginger Collect: Poetry About Monsters.