Author Topic: Is poetry dead or is it just me?  (Read 554 times)

Offline Baruch

Re: Is poetry dead or is it just me?
« Reply #15 on: March 17, 2020, 10:35:57 PM »
I am dead as a poet
maggots crawl through my brain
seriously lacking

Go to the kennel, if you want to recite doggerel ;-)
Ha’át’íísh baa naniná?
Azee’ ła’ish nanídį́į́h?
Táadoo ánít’iní.
What are you doing?
Are you taking any medications?
Don't do that.

Offline Gregory

Re: Is poetry dead or is it just me?
« Reply #16 on: April 06, 2020, 12:14:18 AM »
I am trying to break out but all that I write is philosophy.

Offline Baruch

Re: Is poetry dead or is it just me?
« Reply #17 on: April 06, 2020, 12:42:19 AM »
I am trying to break out but all that I write is philosophy.

Philosophy is written by those with no talent for poetry ;-( ... probably said by Sophocles to Socrates.
Ha’át’íísh baa naniná?
Azee’ ła’ish nanídį́į́h?
Táadoo ánít’iní.
What are you doing?
Are you taking any medications?
Don't do that.

Offline Gregory

Re: Is poetry dead or is it just me?
« Reply #18 on: April 06, 2020, 02:24:19 AM »
Philosophy is written by those with no talent for poetry ;-( ... probably said by Sophocles to Socrates.
Plato was supposed to be a very talented poet before being influenced by Socrates for the worst.

Offline Baruch

Re: Is poetry dead or is it just me?
« Reply #19 on: April 06, 2020, 12:37:25 PM »
Plato was supposed to be a very talented poet before being influenced by Socrates for the worst.

He had broad shoulders and was gay.  Munch would have liked him.
Ha’át’íísh baa naniná?
Azee’ ła’ish nanídį́į́h?
Táadoo ánít’iní.
What are you doing?
Are you taking any medications?
Don't do that.