Good. Now here’s what poetry can do. — Live & Learn

Good. Now here’s what poetry can do. Imagine yourself a caterpillar. There’s an awful shrug and, suddenly, You’re beautiful for as long as you live. ~ Stephen Dunn, from Poem For People That Are Understandably Too Busy To Read Poetry (1966) Notes: Post inspired by: “Butterflies are not insects,’ Captain John Sterling said soberly. ‘They […]

via Good. Now here’s what poetry can do. — Live & Learn

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s