Searching for a Pulse: An Origin Story

I'll be the first to admit this "origin story" is rather short and maybe doesn't qualify as a "story" so much as a "vignette." But for whatever reason—poet rhythm aesthetics maybe?—I think "origin story" sounds better than "origin vignette" and so I'm going to leave the dishonest title alone. Anyhow, enough meta-ness about this blog post. Searching for a Pulse just had its one year anniversary (August 5th), and in light of that I decided I'd tell you a little about where the collection came from. For those who don't know, the collection is comprised of forty poems that tell one non-linear story centered around a character named Rosemary. The seed for the story came from one place. Now I k