Sunday, March 15, 2009

The Education of a Poet

- Leslie Monsour

Her pencil poised, she's ready to create,
Then listens to her mind's perverse debate
On whether what she does serves any use;
And that is all she needs for an excuse
To spend all afternoon and half the night
Enjoying poems other people write.
[NOTE: This was originally posted on Oct. 6, 2006.]

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