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If you’ve experienced the power of a word, you’ve experienced the power of poetry. If you’ve thrilled to discover a new connection, you’ve experienced the power of poetry. Poetry is the power of language in concentrated form. A poem suggests more than its words say through the power of connections. A rush of meaning overspills […]Continue Reading
The first step towards falling in love, of course, is the cultivation of friendship. And so I have to convince my students that poetry—and the poets who write them—are friends worth getting to know.Continue Reading