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  • Jonny Brackney (12/22/2011 3:41:00 PM) Post reply

    anne, i tried to help you
    see the obvious:
    it doth not

    matter.

    my poems are prose

    and on life

    goes...

    i see now that you
    are a nut case.

  • Jonny Brackney (12/21/2011 4:03:00 PM) Post reply | Read 4 replies

    to anne: i didn't say it, Charles Bukowski did. i do agree with him though...just like many other terms, there are multiple definitions for poetry. one says 'prose with poetic qualities.' and another says 'the art or craft of writing verse'...you see, it's really up to the writer if they want to consider their words prose or poetry. if they call it a poem, then to them, it is a poem and to them that is all it should matter. and for those who read: shouldn't it be the written words that are important, rather than their literary title?

  • Jonny Brackney (12/21/2011 8:41:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    It appears that certain people think that poetry should be a certain way. For these, there will be nothing but troubled years. More and more people will come along to break their concepts. It's hard I know, like having somebody fuck your wife while you are at work, but life, as they say, goes on. - Buk

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