“Poetry Sucks” a poem for Rohan
“Poetry sucks!” a plaintiff voice cries. “That is your first line,” I respond. Why do we fearplucking words and phrases and arranging thoughts, phrases, pains and pleasures on paper or a screen? What is the “horror” Created by poetic lines? Why cringe at rhyme or verse, metre or metaphor? Let your heart speak your anger and hope, and your pen scribble your love and hate or the keyboard the tremors within. “Poetry sucks …” at my feelings and flows through the straw of my pen …
Categories: Poem, poetry, Reflections Tags: poems, poetry 3 Comments
My first thought was, why would a poet say “peotry sucks”! But the end was very unpredictable, creative and beautiful!