Tuesday, June 11, 2013

A Poetry Festival

Check out this poetry festival. Poetry International

"Festival poet Ester Naomi Perquin comments on who haunts whom in the life of a writer.

Someone once asked me if poets are haunted by white pages. Well yes, they are. But the haunting is mutual. We should take pity on the white pages, frantically trying to get away – not on the poets (never on the poets). The most important thing to remember is that poets are meant to be bullied by their own poetry. It’s their job. Poets wake up in the middle of the night because of a word that popped into their mind, and they are not able to get it out..."
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