Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Kansas City Has Poets, If You Didn't Know It

The local poetry scene enjoyed a boom during the 90s before locals could take to social media to express their creativity. AND NOW the work isn't as widely celebrated but still merits the attention of a dedicated group of creative locals. Here's a sample of their work:

Artist Pages: Poetry - KC STUDIO

Some readers feel intimidated by poetry. Maybe somewhere along the way, the emphasis was placed on what a poem means. What a poem "means" is the booby prize. It's the consolation prize. Besides, nobody knows - not the teacher, sometimes not even the author.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Last one I saw was a LGBT trying to get Federal funding. Lazy idiot, get a real job.

Anonymous said...

^^How about you find a life loser. You seem lonely. Posting at 6:16AM? remember, you are the reason people hate you.

Anonymous said...

TOP PHOTO -- TRY POE ?

When the dyslexic was disqualified from the poetry competition for plagiarizing Edgar Allen Poe, he pledged, "Nevermore!!!"

Anonymous said...

Oh Chimpy. Stop trying to counsel humans! So lonely in the monkey house.

Anonymous said...

^^OK Boomer.

MDLQ said...

.....OK Bummer!