Wednesday, June 13, 2012

A Dose of Poetry

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!

8 comments:

  1. 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!

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    1. Thanks! I'm following you now, too.

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  2. Great choice in the poem. The imagery is amazing. When you have time, check out my blog:

    http://kimwhiteglenn.blogspot.com/

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    1. I agree completely. I find it so beautiful.

      I checked out your blog. Following you now!

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  3. 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 :p

    I'm now a proud new follower of your blog, do drop by mine @ bookaworld.wordpress.com too!

    -Alicia
    bookaworld.wordpress.com

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  4. 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)

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