The poet doesn't invent. He listens. ~Jean Cocteau
To have great poets there must be great audiences too. ~Walt Whitman
Poetry is the tunnel at the end of the light. ~J. Patrick Lewis
How to Eat a Poem
Don't be polite.
Pick it up with your fingers and lick the juice that
may run down your chin.
It is ready and ripe now, whenever you are.
You do not need a knife or fork or spoon
or plate or napkin or tablecloth.
For there is no core
to throw away.
by Eve Merriam
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