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How one's identity as writer and idea of self are implicated in (entangled in but also interfering with) the writing process. Jacques Lacan's "mirror stage" in psychological development appears.


Imageby Damian Garside21 Jun 2014

It was hard to
get a handle on
the poem I'm writing
because the face in
the mirror
kept interfering
and I began to
wonder who
is driving the process
with so much
guessing, checking
in the rear-view.