I desire to relate a few kernels about myself and share you with some thoughts on my approach to poetry.
Okay, I hate writing this stuff about myself. I'll come back to it!
So, I'll give you my favorite poem for now. It's called Self-Pity by DH Lawrence. And what's sad is I discovered this poem from a $1 Blockbuster Demi Moore video rental (perhaps, the only good thing about that particular movie) .
I'm very much new to poetry. I wrote my first 'real' poem in November 2007. And I'm experimenting with different forms, etc. Some poems, like Crazy Days, are very autobiographical, while others like 'Midnight Oil Blues', even though in the ... more »