how hard is it for you to get into poetry?
you could gte into it now, if you're so inclined . . .
- Noah ThallLv 611 months agoFavorite Answer
Not hard at all but be sure to start by reading, reading, reading - good contemporary poetry. Read a hundred poems for every one you write.
- Midnight BluesLv 79 months ago
I have never been into it. To me it's just boring.
- 11 months ago
Not into poetry.....unless you count "There was once a man from Nantucket."
- JasmineLv 411 months ago
If it's good then not at all
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- humptyLv 711 months ago
While poetry often delights,
Sometimes it descends into trite.
The critics contend
That it simply depends
On how well the poet can write.
- LudwigLv 711 months ago
Surprisingly difficult if you leave it to the low tier of school teachers normally deputised to teach 'English' in the schools.
Better to learn yourself, from enthusiasts, who like it, and want to share the vast store of knowledge they have collected. Then it is an open door. I keep recommending this one book, because it is the only one I have come across which teaches poetry from the starting point that you might want to write some yourself - after a few pages you find scales falling from your eyes: (there you are look! pre-owned copies for less than $4!)
- LynnmarieLv 711 months ago
Next to impossible.
- MarkLv 511 months ago
Writing it or reading it?