Thursday, June 3, 2010

Why does poetry suck?

"So why is poetry such a magnet for suck? Perhaps it is something inherent to the genre, which therefore dooms the practice to wherever the Macarena went. Let’s try to muster a definition then, despite Samuel Johnson’s famous warning, 'To circumscribe poetry by a definition will only show the definer to be a real asshole for trying.'”

1 comment:

Jordan said...

Grandma was right. One cuss per graf = komedy gold!