Thursday, 22 September 2011

Contextroversy

Poetry is the polish we use to buff our egos.
Poetry is the book we buy to add colour to the shelf.
Poetry is about comparing vocabulary with a tape measure.

Poetry is popular only when ravished, which is to say raped.
Poetry is a consumptive heroine.
Poetry is self harm.
Poetry is.
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2 comments:

Lindsay said...

Giggling at the labels haaaaaaa. Great poetry as always Vicky, and Poetry is, indeed.

Ashley R Lister said...

Poetry is certainly polish I use to buff my shiny ego :-)

As Lindsay rightly said: great post.

Ash