3 things poetry is not

I wanted to reblog this post on 3 Things Poetry is Not. I was inspired by a post I read today on what someone else’s take on poetry is. You can read it here.
Cheers everyone!
Jennifer

Writings of a Mrs

I don’t know the first thing about poetry.  I don’t think I have ever read a poetry book front to back.  I didn’t study writing in college or university.

I wrote one poem a few years back.  I decided to share that poem last week.  Some people seemed to enjoy it.

I think the acceptance of readers and the encouragement of others birthed something that hadn’t been there before.  Like childbirth it was unnerving, scary, becoming responsible for something new.

Like many new parents I had no idea what to do but I knew what not to do.

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