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Sestet

08 December 2011

Sestet

 

It’s not so much ‘write what you know’,

as it’s ‘write what they want to hear’,

a “popular” poet once said,

but if it’s really just for show,

(kind of like a fancy brassiere)

then isn’t poetry just dead?

8 December, 2011 Posted by | Poetry | , | Leave a comment