The above poem is Scheherazade, by Richard Siken.
I've only recently been getting into poetry and already I adore him. His book, Crush, is at the top of my wishlist.
I think I'll post poetry more often. Maybe weekly.
Let me know what you think!
I love poetry, I think posting it once a week is a great idea! New follower from blogaholic, I look forward to your future posts! Have a great evening!http://wvfrugal-wvsaver.blogspot.com/
Thanks! I'm following you now, too.
Great choice in the poem. The imagery is amazing. When you have time, check out my blog:http://kimwhiteglenn.blogspot.com/
I agree completely. I find it so beautiful.I checked out your blog. Following you now!
Poetry has always been my weak spot and it takes me a lot of focus to get it right! Guess your blog will be a great place for me to start building my poetry-database :pI'm now a proud new follower of your blog, do drop by mine @ bookaworld.wordpress.com too!-Aliciabookaworld.wordpress.com
I used to just avoid poetry entirely, but recently I've been really enjoying it.I'm already following you blog, by the way! (Though I just switched the email address I'm following it with)
Yes! Keep posting poetry!