Let's Talk Poetry: Jane Midnight
Sometimes poetry can serve as a vehicle to cleanse the self of pain. The writing of a poem can objectify and make more manageable an internal affliction.
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#1 Feb 17, 2013
I completely agree! This is why I was able to get through the grief of losing my mom to cancer. I wrote poetry almost daily, created my blog, and just recently published my first book. The pain sometimes bleeds between the lines, but at least I could work through it.
“New poetry book coming soon”
Since: Dec 08
#2 Feb 18, 2013
Yes, poetry, or other artform has a purpose of getting internal feelings out... and into art.
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