Writing Poetry

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Mike Mottler Male, 76, United States (11/9/2004 1:45:00 AM)

I believe William Wordsworth got it right... which I can't quote from memory, but it goes something like this: 'The essence of poetry is that flash of insight that comes to mind at a moment of reflection in tranquility.'

- from his 'Lyrical Ballads'

Mike H Mottler

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  • Rookie - 352 Points Sreelekha Premjit (2/27/2008 6:06:00 AM) Post reply
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    poetry is the outpouring of powerful emotions recollected in tranquility. well! not exactly..but i'l get to you once check up my literature text.

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