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Ignoring National Poetry Month is a crhyme against humanity

Poetry is not only for nerds.
March 30, 2016

National Poetry Month, which begins on the first of April, has only been around since 1996, (thanks to the Academy of American Poets) and it’s important to writers everywhere to keep the tradition of...

A Worm

"'A Worm' is an existential work that narrates the life and, ultimately, the death of a worm. The worm is metaphor, for it truly represents human life and struggle and mortality. I wrote this poem for a project last year on 'The Bell Jar' by Sylvia Plath. I hoped to rediscover many themes and motifs, for example, atheism and the "void" that Plath also established in her novels and poems." -Cameron Reaves
February 26, 2016

Are you okay, young warrior? Does the sun's kiss cook you dry Will it leech all your energy If so, then you will die. You've crossed the mighty river Swam through the flood What gave you such strength? Prayer...

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